Canada and Mexico Answer 2 North America is a continent, containing the countries of Canada, Mexico and the USA. Caribbean Island nations and central American countries south of Mexico are sometimes included in "North America."
Both are located in North America. Canada is on the northern tip, covering part of the Arctic circle while Mexico is on the southern tip, bordering Central America. Another reference would be: Canada is north of the United States of America while Mexico is to the south of such country.
The United States is a country that is made up of 50 states. The country is also known as the USA (United States of America) and it is located in North America. Canada is to the north, and Mexico is to the south.