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United States, the country known to the most powerful in the world, it has some interesting facts. See if you knew these fascinating facts about America.

  • United States is 3rd most populous country in the world.
  • The population of the United States is 307 million.
  • The capital of the nation is Washington, District of Columbia (Washington, D.C.).
  • The United States is divided into 50 states. The states are all in different shapes and sizes.
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  • The most interesting fact about United States is that there is no official language in the country.
  • 32% of all land in the US is owned by the federal government.
  • The Statue of Liberty was a gift from France in 1884.
  • Hollywood, America is considered to be the movie capital of the world.
  • The USA is a top producer of corn, soy beans, rice, and wheat.
  • The United States is the fattest country in the world with 33% of the population being obese.
  • The “Big Four” sports are baseball, American football, ice hockey, and basketball.
  • The United States debt per person is $45,000 USD.
  • Americans throw away 133,000 personal computers every day.
  • The average American works 1,804 hours each year.
  • Maine sees the sunrise before the whole U.S. every day.
  • The biggest popcorn plant is located in Iowa.
  • The U.S. has a large tourist industry, ranking third in the world.
  • In 1893 an amendment was proposed to rename the US to the United States of Earth.
  • The Moon was proposed to be the 51st State of the USA.
  • There are 3,778 Americans claiming asylum in other countries because they feel persecuted by the USA.

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