Where is Washington DC?
Washington DC is the capital city of the United States located on the north bank of the Potomac River and shares border with the states of Virginia in the southwest and with Maryland in the other sides. The DC refers District of Columbia. Under the special condition, the US Constitution has created the special district to serve as the permanent national capital.
Moreover, Washington D.C. hosts 174 foreign embassies along with the headquarters of the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Inter-American Development Bank, the Organization of American States (OAS), and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).
Interesting Facts about Washington DC
Washington DC latitude and longitude: 38.9072° N, 77.0369° W
Country: United States
Federal District: District of Columbia
Location: North-east of the United States
Named after: George Washington
Founded: July 16, 1790
Area: 68.3 sq mi
ZIP codes: 20001-20098, 20201-20599
Area code: 202
Climate: Humid Subtropical Climate
FAQs about Washington DC
Ans. Washington DC also known as D.C is not one of the 50 states of the United States. It's capital district of the U.S.
Ans. Washington DC is located on the Potomac River bordering Maryland and Virginia, in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast.