Pennsylvania is one of the 50 states of the United States, Pennsylvania is located in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States. It's bordered in the southeast by Delaware, southwest by West Virginia, south by Maryland, Ohio to the west, New York to the north, and New Jersey to the east and Canadian province of Ontario to the northwest.
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Where is pennsylvania State Located?
As shown in the given Pennsylvania location map that Pennsylvania is located in the north-eastern part of the United States. Pennsylvania map also illustrates that it shares its border with New York in the north, Ohio in the west, West Virginia in the south-west, Maryland and Delaware in the south, and New Jersey in the east. Besides, it also shares its international border with Canada.
The capital city of Pennsylvania is Harrisburg. However, the largest city is Philadelphia; other important cities are Pittsburgh, Allentown, and Erie. Pennsylvania is one of the industrial states that homes some of the top companies of the world enlisted in Fortune 500 companies e.g. U.S. Steel, H.J. Heinz, and PPG Industries.
The climate type of Pennsylvania ranges from humid continental type to humid sub-tropical.
pennsylvania State - Quick Facts
|pennsylvania Abbreviation:||PA, Pa. or Penna. US-PA|
|Area of pennsylvania:||46,055 sq mi (119,283 km2)|
|pennsylvania Population:||12,773,801 (2013 est)|
|Joined The Union:||-40925|
|pennsylvania Nickname:||Keystone State, Oil State, Coal State, Quaker State|
|Highest Point:||Mount Davis|
|Lowest Point:||Delaware River at Delaware border|
|pennsylvania Timezone:||Eastern: UTC −5/−4|