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Map of United States

Shown above is an outline Map of United States borders.

To print this map, just right click on the image and select a SAVE option from your drop down menu. This will save the image to your picture file. From there, you can reduce or enlarge the image and adjust the margins as needed for best printed results.You might even customize your own unique maps, using this outline as a template.

To view a much more detailed map showing American state capitals, cities, major roadways, parks, lakes, rivers and monuments, visit the corresponding link shown at the bottom of this page.

Or visit another link to view and/or print a map of the whole world. Or take a fun, clickable, United States map quiz.


The United States of America spans about 3.7 million (three million and seven hundred thousand) square miles, and is politically divided into fifty states and Washington DC. The fifty U.S. states are:

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

The mainland of the United States (also known as America's contiguous states), is made up of 48 states which are physically connected.

The mainland United States is bordered by Canada on the north, Mexico on the south, and the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans to the east and west, respectively.

Measured in terms of total square miles, the United States of America is the third largest country in the world.

Please note that Alaska, as shown here, is not depicted to scale. In reality, Alaska, measured from east to west, is about as wide as the entire mainland United States.

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