Vermont is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. It borders the states of Massachusetts to the south, New Hampshire to the east, New York to the west and the Canadian province of Quebec to the north. Vermont is the second-smallest by population and the sixth-smallest by area of the 50 states. The state capital is Montpelier, the least populous state capital in the United States. The most populous city, Burlington, is the least populous city to be the most populous in a state. As of 2015, Vermont was the leading producer of maple syrup in the United States. It was ranked as the safest state in the country in 2016 (based on number of violent crimes per 100,000 inhabitants.
Geographical type: Territory
Latitude: 44° N — Longitude: 72.7° W
Area: 24,923 km²
ISO 3166-2 code: US-VT
Measures of Freedom
2014: Overall rank: 40, fiscal policy rank: 47, regulatory policy rank: 32, personal freedom rank: 10, economic freedom rank: 41
31 Dec 2005: Number of Members: 63
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