Pennsylvania, United States

Pennsylvania, United States

Country USA
Capital city Harrisburg
Area 119,283 km²
Population 13,011,844 people (2020)
109 people/km²
Governor Tom Wolfe
Official site www.pa.gov
Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania (in English: Pennsylvania [ˌpɛnsɨlˈveɪnjə], (Pennsilfaani)), official name – Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (in English: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania) is a state in the United States, whose zip code is PA, and the capital is Harrisburg.

Population

The population of Pennsylvania is 12,448,279. (2008)

By race:

  • White – 84.10%
  • African Americans – 10%
  • Latin Americans – 3.20%
  • Asians – 1.80%
  • And others – 0.9%

Geography

The total area of ​​Pennsylvania is 119,265 km², of which 116,057 km² is land and 3,208 km² (2.7%) is water.

Cities

  • Bethlehem
  • Bloomsburg
  • Bradford
  • Du Bois
  • Clearfield
  • Lancaster
  • Meadville
  • Pittsburgh
  • Reading
  • Scranton
  • State College
  • Williamsport
  • Philadelphia
  • Harrisburg
  • Hazelton
  • Chester
  • Sharon

Other settlements

  • Lansford
  • Monroeville

Counties

According to Countryaah, Pennsylvania consists of 67 counties :

  1. Adams
  2. Allegheny
  3. Armstrong
  4. Bedford
  5. Beaver
  6. Blair
  7. Bradford
  8. Bucks
  9. Burks
  10. Butler
  11. Washington
  12. Venango
  13. Green
  14. Delaware
  15. Jefferson
  16. Juniata
  17. Dauphin
  18. Elk
  19. Erie
  20. Indiana
  21. York
  22. Cambria
  23. Cameron
  24. Carbon
  25. Clarion
  26. Clearfield
  27. Clinton
  28. Colombia
  29. Crawford
  30. Cumberland
  31. Lycoming
  32. Laquana
  33. Lancaster
  34. Lawrence
  35. Lebanon
  36. Lehigh
  37. Lucerne
  38. McKean
  39. Mifflin
  40. Monroe
  41. Montgomery
  42. Montour
  43. Mercer
  44. Northampton
  45. Northumberland
  46. Pike
  47. Perry
  48. Potter
  49. Center
  50. Skullkill
  51. Snyder
  52. Sullivan
  53. Somerset
  54. Squealed
  55. Tayoga
  56. Wyoming
  57. Wayne
  58. Westmoreland
  59. Warren
  60. Fayette
  61. Philadelphia
  62. Forrest
  63. Franklin
  64. Fulton
  65. Huntingdon
  66. Chester
  67. Union

Harrisburg

Country USA
State Pennsylvania
Area 30.73 km²
Highness height 98 m
Population 49,528 people
ZIP code 17101-17113, 17120-17130, 17140, 17177
Telephone code 717, 223
Official site www.harrisburgpa.gov
Harrisburg

Harrisburg (in English: Harrisburg) is a city and the administrative center of the state of Pennsylvania, USA. Harrisburg has a population of 48,950. (2000)

Famous people

Born in Harrisburg

  • Newt Gingrich (b. 1943), politician

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