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)