Of the 300 million monthly active users 77.6 million Instagram users live in the United States. Pixable.com has calculated the average number of times each state is mentioned according to hashtags.

Of all the mobile device apps out today the most trendy of all is photo app, Instagram. The app uses hashtags to group together photos containing similar things like #dogs groups together all of the uploaded photos of dogs. #Maine had a result of over 1,898,816 tags ranking us 16th in the country. Containing photos from the top of Mount Katahdin to the coastal caves of southern Maine. The most popular hashtags within the #Maine photos seem to be #beautiful #lobster and #snow. No surprises there!

Last month the names for The Best Instagram Accounts to Follow in Each State were announced by Time Magazine. The best account in Maine belongs to Abigail Johnson-Ruscansky (Aabbyylou) who really shows all of the beautiful things Maine has to offer. You can meet Abigail at the first World Wide Instagram Meet coming up October 3rd in Monument Square, Portland.

The most popular states on Instagram were New York, California, and Florida and the least popular were North and South Dakota. View Pixable's full list here!

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