|Area||3,000 sq. mi.|
Delaware is a U.S. state. Delaware is on the Atlantic Ocean, and borders Maryland to the west and Pennsylvania to the north. Delaware is one of the smallest U.S. states by both population and area. The largest city is Wilmington, while the capital is Dover. Delaware is the headquarters of many large corporations due to its business-friendly laws. Delaware was one of the Thirteen Colonies, and the first one to ratify the U.S. Constitution.