Maryland is a state located in the Northeastern United States. The capital is Annapolis. the largest city is Baltimore. Washington D.C. is also located between Maryland and Virginia, but is not part of either state. Maryland is the 7th state of the Union, admitted in 1788. It is the 42nd largest state but the 19th most populous.
Maryland borders the states of Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and Delaware, as well as the District of Columbia.