Minnesota gained its current status as a state in the year 1858. The government of Minnesota is lead by Mark Dayton and is based in the state capital of Saint Paul (Population: 285,068).
The most populous cities in Minnesota are: Minneapolis (Population: 382,578), Saint Paul (Population: 285,068), Rochester (Population: 106,769), Duluth (Population: 86,265), Bloomington (Population: 82,893).
Minnesota State - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1858|
|Capital||Saint Paul (Population: 285,068)|
|Head of Government||Mark Dayton|
|Total Area||218,601 sq km (84,402 sq miles)|
|Population Density||24.3 sq km (62.8 sq miles)|