INFORMATION   USA

The United States is made up of 50 states and 1 Federal District (District of Columbia). The 48 contiguous states (all states except Hawaii and Alaska) are calledthecontiguous United States or " lower 48 " and occupy most of centralNorth America. Alaska is separated from the contiguous United States by Canada; together they form the continental United States. Hawaii, the fiftieth state, is located in the Pacific.

National motto: "E pluribus unum" (traditional, since 1776) (Latin: "Of many, one") and officially, since 1956" "In God We Trust"

National Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner

Form ofState: Federal Republic with Presidential System

Official Languages: None at the federal level

American English is the de facto language of the U.S. government.

English is the official language in 28 out of 50 states; 20.6% of the population speaks another language at home, with Spanish (12.8%) being the most common, followed by Chinese (0.97%), Tagalog (0.54%), Vietnamese (0.48%) and French (0.47%; 0.72% with Haitian Creole).

Total population (in 2013): 315,647,656 inhabitants (ranked third in the world) Density: 33 inhabitants per square kilometer

 

Coordinates of the locations of the US representation in France :

 

Paris / Embassy (Consular functions provided by the Embassy):

2 Gabriel Avenue

75008 Paris

Phone : 01.43.12.22.22

Fax : 01.42.66.97.83

Internet:  https://fr.usembassy.gov/fr/

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Consulate:89, Quai des Chartrons

33000 Bordeaux

Phone : 05.56.48.63.85

Fax : 05.56.51.61.97

Email: usabordeaux@state.gov

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Consulate :

1, quai Jules Courmont

69289 Lyon Cedex 02

Phone : 04.78.38.36.88

Fax : 04.72.41.71.81

Email: usalyon@state.gov

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Consulate General:

12 Varian Fry Square

13006 Marseille

Phone : 04.91.54.92.00

Fax : 04.91.55.56.95

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Consulate:

30 Duguay Trouin Wharf

35000 Rennes

Phone : 02.23.44.09.60

Fax : 02.99.35.00.92

Email: usarennes@state.gov

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Consulate:

25, allée Jean Jaurès

31000 Toulouse

Phone : 05.34.41.36.50

Fax : 05.34.41.16.19

Email: usatoulouse@state.gov

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Consulate General:

15, avenue d'Alsace

67082 Strasbourg Cedex

Phone : 03.88.35.31.04

Fax: 03.88.24.06.95

Email: USAStrasbourg@state.gov

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Honorary Consular Agency:

7 Avenue Gustave V

06000 Nice

Phone : 04.93.88.89.55

Fax : 04.93.87.07.38

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Consular Agency:

Hotel Valmenière

615 Avenue des Arawaks

97200 Fort-de-France

Phone: 0.596.75.67.54

Fax: 0.596.70.85.01

Email: usconsulaireagencemartinique@wanadoo.fr

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Consular Agency:

P.O. Box 10765

98711 Paea

Phone: 00.689.42.65.35

Fax: 00.689.50.80.96