Minnesota has an area of 225,365 sq km and a population of over 5 million people. Its capital city is SaintPaul.
Minnesota is located in the mid-western region of the USA. It is the northernmoststate outside of Alaska. The state shares its northern border with the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Manitoba. The southern boundary is shared with Iowa, while NorthDakota and SouthDakota lie to the west and the eastern border is shared with Wisconsin and LakeSuperior. Minnesota is also known as the ‘Land of 10,000 Lakes’.