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Is there a comma after a city and state?

If there is no street address —just a city and a state — put a comma between the city and the state. If the sentence continues after the state name, place a comma after the state.

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Similarly one may ask, do you use a comma after a state?

Use a comma to separate a city from its state, and remember to put one after the state, also. Example: I'm from the Akron, Ohio, area. Rule 11. Traditionally, if a person's name is followed by Sr. or Jr., a comma follows the last name: Martin Luther King, Jr.

Additionally, how do you write a city state country? 4 Answers. In the US we usually write Berkeley, CA, which is the name of the city followed by state. That said, if you were treating people on a country level, simply writing the US or USA would suffice. The customary format would be to include city name and two-letter state abbreviation (e.g. Seattle, WA, USA).

One may also ask, how do you write city and state in a sentence?

When writing a city and state, the state is set off from the rest of the sentence by a pair of commas. If the state comes at the end of the sentence, the second comma is not needed. I was visiting Naples, Florida, last weekend. Last weekend I was visiting Naples, Florida.

How do you punctuate city and country?

When a geographical name has two or more elements to it, use a comma after each different type of element (city or town, region, state, country) and follow the last element with a comma, unless it occurs at the end of a sentence. Between a city and state: ~I was born in Bilioxi, Mississippi.

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