Minnesota

Capital: St. Paul
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2014
5,453,109 
Population 2015 5,482,435 
Population 2016 5,519,952 
Below Poverty 2014 8.3 
Below Poverty 2015 7.8 
Below Poverty 2016 8.7 
Below Poverty 2017  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 67.1
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 67.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 66.8
Unemployed 2014 4.2
Unemployed 2015 3.7
Unemployed 2016 3.9
Unemployed 2017 (Oct.) 3.3
Foreclosure Rate 2017 (Oct.) 1 of 3,963
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.