Minneapolis-Saint Paul

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Minneapolis-St. Paul
U.S. Census Bureau Areas
Twin Cities Metro Area (13 County).png
Minneapolis-St. Paul-St. Cloud CSA, MN-WI[1]
Population 3,502,891
Minnesota counties Anoka · Carver · Chisago · Dakota · Goodhue · Hennepin · Isanti · McLeod · Ramsey · Rice · Scott · Sherburne · Stearns · Washington · Wright
Wisconsin counties Pierce · St. Croix
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington MSA, MN-WI[2]
Population 3,275,041[3]
Largest city Minneapolis
Other cities Saint Paul · Bloomington · Brooklyn Park · Plymouth · Eagan · Burnsville . Eden Prairie . Maple Grove . Coon Rapids
Density 489.7/sq mi.[4] (189.06/km²)
Area 6,364.12 total sq mi. (16483.07 km²)
Minnesota counties Anoka · Carver · Chisago · Dakota · Hennepin · Isanti · Ramsey · Scott · Sherburne · Washington · Wright
Wisconsin counties Pierce · St. Croix
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Urbanized Area[5]
Population 2,803,221[6]
Area codes 612 · 651 · 763 · 952
Minnesota counties Anoka · Carver · Dakota · Hennepin · Ramsey · Scott · Washington

Minneapolis-Saint Paul is the most populous urban area in the state of Minnesota, United States, and is made up of 186 cities and townships.[7] Built around the Mississippi, Minnesota and St. Croix rivers, the area is also nicknamed the Twin Cities for its two largest cities, Minneapolis and Saint Paul.

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  1. Population Division, U.S. Census Bureau (December 2005). "Combined Statistical Areas and Component Core Based Statistical Areas, December 2005, With Codes". http://www.census.gov/population/estimates/metro_general/List6.txt. and U.S. Census Bureau Geography Division, Cartographic Products Management Branch (2003). "State/County Reference Wall Map". http://www.census.gov/geo/www/maps/stco_wall_2003/stco03_wallmap.htm. Retrieved 2007-05-09.
  2. U.S. Census Bureau Geography Division, Cartographic Products Management Branch (December 2005). "Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas of the United States and Puerto Rico". http://www.census.gov/geo/www/maps/msa_maps2005/us_wall_1205.html. Retrieved 2007-05-09.
  3. U.S. Census Bureau (2006-07-01). "Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 (CBSA-EST2006-01)". http://www.census.gov/population/www/estimates/CBSA-est2006-annual.html. Retrieved 2007-05-08.
  4. U.S. Census Bureau American Fact Finder (2000). "Geographic Comparison Table: United States and Puerto Rico – Metropolitan Area". http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/GCTTable?_bm=y&-ds_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U&-CONTEXT=gct&-mt_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U_GCTPH1_US25&-redoLog=false&-_caller=geoselect&-geo_id=&-format=US-10. Retrieved 2007-05-08.
  5. Metropolitan Council (2005). "Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Urbanized Area (geographic coverage map)". http://www.metrocouncil.org/Census/census2005.htm. Retrieved 2007-05-09.
  6. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division (August–October 2006). "American Community Survey Data Products for: Minneapolis—St. Paul, MN Urbanized Area". http://www.metrocouncil.org/Census/census2005.htm. Retrieved 2007-05-09.
  7. Metropolitan Council (2008-05-01). "Snapshot of the Region". http://www.metrocouncil.org/about/region.htm. Retrieved 2007-09-15.

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Coordinates: 44°57′N 93°12′W / 44.95°N 93.2°W / 44.95; -93.2