United States is part of Americas with main city at
Washington, D.C.. Its Developed country with a
population of 324M people. The main currency is US Dollar. The languages
spoken are English. the United States of America is the formal name of United States It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~-5.66 °C 🌧 ~47.95 mm 👨👩👦👦 324M people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise normal safety precautions
On 7 January 2020, a magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck off the coast of Puerto Rico. There is structural damage and power outages in the south-west of the island. Aftershocks may happen. Monitor local media and follow the advice of local authorities. We haven't changed our overall level of advice: Exercise normal safety precautions in the United States of America, including Alaska, Puerto Rico and the Hawaiian Islands.
issued date: January 9, 2020
United States uses 120V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
United States uses the United States dollar (symbol: $), code USD.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 1 dollar and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 cents.
Widely accepted Credit cards are widely accepted within United States (at hotels, shops, and restaurants, travel agencies, car-rental agencies etc.). Visa, MasterCard, Maestro and Discover are the most widely accepted. American Express and JCB are less common. Diners Club is pretty rare. UnionPay and RuPay are unknown.
Automatic teller machines (local name: ATM) are everywhere in United States. Pretty much anywhere you look there will be an ATM. United States has one of the highest ATM densities in the world.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Expected to tip Tipping is expected in United States since staff depend on tips to supplement their often minimum wages.