Ohio is a state located in the East North Central region of the Midwestern United States. Map of Ohio is the 34th largest US state by area with 116,096 km² (44,825 sq mi). With a population of 11.6 million people, Ohio is the 7th most populous, and the 10th most densely populated state. It shares borders with Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana, and Michigan. Columbus is the capital of the state as well as the largest city.
The region was under French authority in the 18th century. They set up trading posts in the region for the purpose of controlling the region. After the French and Indian War in 1754, the French ceded control of Ohio to Great Britain. By the end of the American Revolution, the British conceded their control of the region to the growing United States. Ohio was the 17th state that joined the Union on March 1, 1803.
- Country: United States
- Motto(s): With God, all things are possible
- Capital: Columbus
- Area: 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km2)
- Highest Elevation: (Campbell Hill) 1,549 ft (472 m)
- Population: 11,689,100
Political Map of Ohio
Ohio is located in the East North Central region of the Midwestern United States. It covers an area of 116,096 km² (44,825 sq mi). Political Map of Ohio shares borders with Ontario Canada across Lake Erie to the north. Pennsylvania to the east, Kentucky to the south, Indiana to the west, Virginia to the southeast, and Michigan to the northwest. The largest city and capital are Columbus.
County Map of Ohio
There are 88 counties in the County Map of Ohio. Nine of them existed from the time of the Ohio Constitutional Convention in 1802. Some of the major counties in Ohio are Franklin County, Cuyahoga County, Hamilton County, Summit County, Montgomery County. The largest county by area is Ashtabula County with an area of 702.44 sq mi (1,819.3 km2). Lake County is the smallest at 228.21 sq mi (591.1 km2). Cuyahoga County is the most populous county with (1,280,122) Population.
Geography Map of Ohio
Ohio is a northeastern state of the United States with a shoreline at Lake Erie. It shares borders with Ontario Canada across Lake Erie to the north. Pennsylvania to the east, Kentucky to the south, Indiana to the west, Virginia to the southeast, and Michigan to the northwest. Campbell Hill is the highest natural point in Ohio with 472 m (1,549 ft) height.
Ohio Geography Map features three major geographic regions: the 330 km (210 mi) long Lake Erie coast, the Central Lowlands in the west, and the Appalachian Plateaus in the east. Lake Erie is the southernmost of the five Great Lakes with 312 miles (502 km) of coastline in Ohio. The Central Lowlands dominate the western portion of Ohio’s landscape. The Appalachian Plateaus In the east is Ohio’s largest region. Major rivers are the Cuyahoga River, Great Miami River, Maumee River, Muskingum River, and Scioto River.
Transportation Map of Ohio
Transportation Map of Ohio features Many major transportation corridors go through Ohio. “Main Market Route 3” is one of them. Ohio also is home to 228 miles (367 km) of the Historic National Road, now U.S. Route 40. Some major routes are: I-70, I-71, I-74, I-75, I-76, I-77, I-80, I-90, I-270, I-470, I-670, I-271, I-471, I-275, I-475, I-675, I-277, I-280, I-480, I-680, I-490.
The largest airports in the state are Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport, John Glenn Columbus International Airport, and James M. Cox Dayton International Airport. The Capitol Limited, Lake Shore Limited, and Cardinal are the Amtrak trains serving the state.
Cities Map of Ohio
Columbus is the capital and the largest city of Ohio. Largest cities in Ohio with a population: Columbus (873,000), Cleveland (384,000), Cincinnati (302,000), Toledo (275,000), Akron (198,000), Dayton (140,000).
Other Cities and Towns in Ohio:
Alliance, Ashland, Ashtabula, Athens, Barberton, Beavercreek, Bellefontaine, Bowling Green, Bucyrus, Cambridge, Canton, Chillicothe, Massillon, Middletown, Mt Vernon, Portsmouth, Sandusky, Sidney, Springfield, Steubenville, Strongsville, Upper Arlington, Van Wert, Warren, Washington Court House, Westerville, Wooster, Youngstown, and Zanesville.