The state of New Jersey is bordered by New York to the north and east, Pennsylvania to the west, Delaware to the southwest and the Atlantic Ocean to the south and southeast. The state is located n the Middle and Northeastern Atlantic regions of the United States.
New Jersey and New York share a land border along the north but are separated by the Hudson River to the east. Philadelphia is separated from New Jersey by the Delaware River. Geographically, the state can be divided into four major regions: Piedmont, Atlantic Coastal Plain, Valley Region and New England Upland.
The state of New Jersey is ranked 47th in the United States in terms of size. Its state capital is Trenton, and its largest city is Newark.Learn More
The states that border Lake Michigan are Michigan on the north and east sides, Wisconsin on the west, Illinois on the southwest and Indiana on the southeast. The lake is connected with Lake Huron via the Straits of Mackinac.Full Answer >
A popular area in New Jersey is the Coastal Plain, which constitutes most of the state's shoreline with the Atlantic Ocean. It is composed largely of white-sand beaches on the shore, with other lowland areas and swamps.Full Answer >
Vermont is bordered by New Hampshire, New York and Massachusetts. New Hampshire borders Vermont in the east. New York borders Vermont in the west, and Massachusetts borders Vermont in the south. Additionally, Vermont shares its northern border with Canada.Full Answer >
As of 2011, the United States is officially bordered by three oceans: the Pacific Ocean to the west, the Atlantic Ocean to the East, and the Arctic Ocean to the north. The Arctic Ocean was added as an official border of the United States when Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton attended the Arctic Council.Full Answer >