The U.S. South has long had its own identity. Historically agrarian, it's known for maintaining traditional values, down-home hospitality, and a slower pace of life than other parts of the United States.

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Way down yonder in , you'll find the roots of jazz and a blossoming culture that is unlike anything else on Earth. Photo: briangratwicke, CC BY 2.0.

is a quintessentially Southern state in the offering visitors endless variety with three distinct regions. Photo: southernfoodwaysalliance, CC BY 2.0.

The Commonwealth of is a state in the South of the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state in the South. The state was named after Great Britain's King George II and was the last of the 13 original U.S. colonies. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


is a southern state of the United States; its state capital is . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a state on the western side of the Southern United States. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state in the South of the that is known for its culture that dominates in the part of the state. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a state in the South known for its rich history, music, and the along its eastern border. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state in the Southern United States of America. Photo: Latics, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, in the American South, is often overlooked by travelers, yet those who seek out the many things the state has to offer will not regret it. Photo: Thatotherperson, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a state in the southeastern region of the . Photo: JaGa, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a state in the and is part of the American South. Photo: Rastapopulous, CC BY-SA 3.0.


Latitude of center
33.4588° or 33° 27' 31.5" north
Longitude of center
-90.1508° or 90° 9' 2.9" west
128 feet (39 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Suidelike Verenigde State
  • Arabic: جنوب الولايات المتحدة
  • Armenian: ԱՄՆ հարավ
  • Asturian: Sur d'Estaos Xuníos
  • Azerbaijani: Cənubi ABŞ
  • Basque: Hegoaldeko Estatu Batuak
  • Belarusian: Вікіпедыя:Праект:Вікітыдзень/Поўдзень ЗША
  • Belarusian: Поўдзень ЗША
  • Bulgarian: Юг
  • Catalan: Sud dels Estats Units
  • Central Kurdish: باشووری ویلایەتە یەکگرتووەکان
  • Chinese: 美国南部
  • Chinese: 美國南部
  • Croatian: Jug SAD-a
  • Czech: Jih Spojených států amerických
  • Danish: Sydstaterne
  • Dutch: Zuidelijke Verenigde Staten
  • English: American South
  • English: American Southeast
  • English: Dixie
  • English: Dixie Land
  • English: Dixieland
  • English: Region 3: South
  • English: Southeast United States
  • English: Southeastern States
  • English: Southern States
  • English: Southern U.S.
  • English: Southern United States
  • English: U.S. Census Bureau region 3
  • English: U.S. South
  • English: U.S. census region 3
  • English: US Census Bureau region 3
  • English: US census region 3
  • English: United States Census Bureau region 3
  • English: United States census region 3
  • English: the South
  • Esperanto: Sudaj ŝtatoj de Usono
  • Finnish: Etelä-Yhdysvallat
  • French: Sud des États-Unis
  • Galician: Rexión Sur
  • German: Amerikanischer Süden
  • German: Südstaat
  • German: Südstaaten
  • German: Südstaaten der USA
  • Greek: Αμερικανικός Νότος
  • Greek: Νότιες Ηνωμένες Πολιτείες
  • Hebrew: דרום ארצות הברית
  • Hungarian: Dél-Egyesült Államok
  • Indonesian: Amerika Serikat Selatan
  • Irish: Deisceart na Stáit Aontaithe
  • Italian: Stati Uniti d'America meridionali
  • Japanese: アメリカ合衆国南部
  • Korean: 미국 남부
  • Latin: Civitates Foederatae Meridianae
  • Latin: Civitates Foederatae Meridionales
  • Macedonian: Југ
  • Malay: Selatan Amerika Syarikat
  • Norwegian: Sørstatene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sørstatene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sørstatane
  • Panjabi: ਸੋਉਥੇਰਨ
  • Persian: ایالت‌های جنوبی آمریکا
  • Persian: جنوب
  • Portuguese: Região Sul
  • Portuguese: Sul
  • Romanian: Statele din Sud
  • Russian: Юг
  • Russian: Юг США
  • Sardinian: Istados Unidos de Amèrica Meridionales
  • Serbian: Југ
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jug
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jug SAD
  • Slovak: Juh
  • Slovenian: Ameriški Jug
  • Spanish: Sur de Estados Unidos
  • Swedish: Sydstaterna
  • Tamil: தெற்கத்திய ஐக்கிய அமெரிக்கா
  • Turkish: Güney ABD
  • Turkish: Güney eyaletleri
  • Ukrainian: Південь США
  • Urdu: جنوبی ریاستہائے متحدہ
  • Vietnamese: Nam Hoa Kỳ
  • Welsh: De'r Unol Daleithiau
  • Western Frisian: Suden
  • Yue Chinese: 美國南部
  • Etelä
  • Stati Uniti meridionali

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