New Orleans, Louisiana, the seat of Orleans Parish, which shares the same boundaries, and largest city in Louisiana. The city lies between the Mississippi River on the south, Lake Borgne on the east, and Lake Pontchartrain on the north, about 100 miles (160 km) upstream from the mouth of the Mississippi River in the Gulf of Mexico. New Orleans is a leading port and a commercial and cultural center of the southeast.
West Virginia, one of the South Atlantic states of the United States. Unlike other states of the South Atlantic group, West Virginia does not border the Atlantic Ocean.
Kentucky, one of the southeastern states of the United States. It is bordered by Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Tennessee, and Missouri.