Population

State: 5,457,173**

Population density (people per square mile): 66.6

Five largest cities*

  • Minneapolis: 400,070
  • St. Paul: 294,873
  • Rochester: 110,742
  • Bloomington: 86,319
  • Duluth: 86,128

Five largest counties**

  • Hennepin: 1,212,064
  • Ramsey: 532,655
  • Dakota: 412,529
  • Anoka: 341,864
  • Washington: 249,283

*2013 estimate from U.S. Census (www.census.gov)

**2014 estimate from U.S. Census (www.census.gov)

(page updated 7/27/15)