Miss USA 2017 will be the 66th edition of Miss USA pageant, which is slated to take place in late June or July 2017. At the end of the Miss USA 2017 pageant, Deshauna Barber of District of Columbia will crown her successor as the next representative of United States of America to Miss Universe 2017.
Miss USA 2016 was held at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 5, 2016. All fifty states and the District of Columbia competed. This was the first Miss USA pageant to be broadcast on Fox. For the first time, a 52nd entrant for the pageant was decided via a nationwide search through social media.
Deshauna Barber represented USA at Miss Universe 2016, wherein the reigning Miss Universe, Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach of Philippines crowned her successor. Deshauna Barber placed in the Top 9 of Miss Universe 2016 pageant.
The winner of Miss USA 2017 will be living in apartment at New York City along with the reigning Miss Teen USA and Miss Universe.