Minnesota

Capital: St. Paul
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2012
5,380,615 
Population 2013 5,422,060 
Population 2014 5,457,173 
Below Poverty 2011 10.0 
Below Poverty 2012 10.0 
Below Poverty 2013 12.0 
Below Poverty 2014  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2012 66.7
Employment - Population Ratio 2013 66.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 67.1
Unemployed 2011 6.7
Unemployed 2012 5.6
Unemployed 2013 4.9
Unemployed 2014 4.1
Foreclosure Rate 2014 1 of 2,283
STATE FACTS
The Mall of America in Bloomington is the size of 78 football fields - 9.5 million square feet.
Minnesota's waters flow outward in three directions: north to the Hudson bay in Canada, east to the Atlantic Ocean, and south to the Gulf of Mexico.
Minnesota has 90,000 miles of shoreline, more than California, Florida and Hawaii combined.