Minneapolis-Saint Paul

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Minneapolis-St. Paul
U.S. Census Bureau Areas
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Minneapolis-St. Paul-St. Cloud CSA, MN-WI[1][2]
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[3]
Population 3,275,041[4]
Largest city Minneapolis
Other cities Saint Paul · Bloomington · Brooklyn Park · Plymouth · Eagan · Burnsville . Eden Prairie . Maple Grove . Coon Rapids
Density 489.7/sq mi.[5] (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[6]
Population 2,803,221[7]
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.[8] 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". 
  2. U.S. Census Bureau Geography Division, Cartographic Products Management Branch (2003). "State/County Reference Wall Map". Retrieved 2007-05-09. 
  3. U.S. Census Bureau Geography Division, Cartographic Products Management Branch (2005). "Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas of the United States and Puerto Rico". Retrieved 2007-05-09.  Unknown parameter |month= ignored (help)
  4. 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)". Retrieved 2007-05-08. 
  5. U.S. Census Bureau American Fact Finder (2000). "Geographic Comparison Table: United States and Puerto Rico – Metropolitan Area". Retrieved 2007-05-08.  Unknown parameter |US-10S&-_lang= ignored (help)
  6. Metropolitan Council (2005). "Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Urbanized Area (geographic coverage map)". Retrieved 2007-05-09. 
  7. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division (August–October 2006). "American Community Survey Data Products for: Minneapolis—St. Paul, MN Urbanized Area". Retrieved 2007-05-09. 
  8. Metropolitan Council (2008-05-01). "Snapshot of the Region". Retrieved 2007-09-15. 

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Coordinates: 44°57′N 93°12′W / 44.950°N 93.200°W / 44.950; -93.200