The South-East of the United States consists of the following States: Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and District of Columbia. Florida also belongs to the list. The States are also the fastest growing States, from an economic point of view. The population in the Southeast is multicultural, but most residents are African-American. The largest cities in this region are Birmingham, Atlanta, Greenville, Charlotte and Greensboro. The weather in these States is actually pleasant winter and summer. Humid and tropical climate makes that especially the winters very pleasant and summer are hot. How more North, the colder the winters, but it almost never freezes. The last two generations is the Southwest changed drastically. Especially touism has grown, but also different car builders and other companies established their headquarters here.