U.S. Coldest Days Map

This map of the United States shows the coldest days and temperatures that every state and territory has experienced. The state of Alaska has the lowest recorded temperature of any state. A record low of -70 degrees Fahrenheit (-57 degrees Celsius) was observed in Prospect Creek on January 23, 1971. Seven more states recorded at … Read more

U.S. Quality of Life Map

This map of the United States shows the counties in every state that has the best and worst quality of life. The scores for each county are based on the people’s physical and mental health, as well as their overall state of health. The top five best and worst U.S. counties to live in are … Read more

U.S. Shaded Relief Map

This is a relief map of the United States, featuring its topography and shaded according to its tricolor flag. The map includes the mainland U.S., as well as Alaska and Hawaii. The U.S. is the third-largest country in the world in terms of total land area, measuring more than 3.7 million square miles (9.8 million … Read more

U.S. Youngest and Oldest Areas Map

This is a map of the United States. Each county is marked according to its dominant demographic or age group, according to data by the U.S. census.  Areas with a prominent population under the age of 35 are marked in brown. Those with a mostly older population, i.e. 65 years old and above, are marked … Read more

U.S. Life Expectancy Map

Shown above is a map of the United States. Each U.S. state is highlighted in relation to its average life expectancy. The states marked in shades of blue represent longer lifespans at over 80 years of age. The ones colored in white have the national average lifespan of 79, and those with warm colors (yellow, … Read more