Once known as the District of Columbia Washington DC is one of the most important and famous cities on the planet. Named after George Washington, the first ever President of the United States, Washington DC is the nation's capital and home to dozens of hugely important historical sites and monuments. Unlike any other location in America, Washington DC is not part of any state; it is instead a federal district located between the states of Maryland and Virginia. Often just referred to as DC, the city covers an area of 68.34 square miles and has a population of approximately 693,000 people, with over 6.1 million in the surrounding metropolitan area.
2.Elevation of Washington DC
3.Climate and Things to Do in Washington DC
Elevation of Washington DC
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- Elevation of Washington DC, Photo: SeanPavonePhoto/stock.adobe.com
- Climate and Things to Do in Washington DC, Photo: Roman Babakin/stock.adobe.com
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