Outline of Minnesota

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The location of the State of Minnesota in the United States of America
Main article: Minnesota

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the U.S. state of Minnesota:

MinnesotaU.S. state located in the Midwestern United States. The twelfth largest state of the U.S., it is the twenty-first most populous, with 5.3 million residents. Minnesota was carved out of the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory and admitted to the Union as the thirty-second state on May 11, 1858. Known as the Land of 10,000 Lakes, the state's name comes from a Dakota word for "sky-tinted water".

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable map of the State of Minnesota

Geography of Minnesota[edit]

Places in Minnesota[edit]

Environment of Minnesota[edit]

Natural geographic features of Minnesota[edit]

Regions of Minnesota[edit]

Main article: Regions of Minnesota

Administrative divisions of Minnesota[edit]

An enlargeable map of the 87 counties of the state of Minnesota

Demography of Minnesota[edit]

Government and politics of Minnesota[edit]

Main article: Government of Minnesota and Politics of Minnesota

Branches of the government of Minnesota[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Minnesota[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Minnesota[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Minnesota[edit]

Main article: Courts of Minnesota

Law and order in Minnesota[edit]

Law of Minnesota

Military in Minnesota[edit]

History of Minnesota[edit]

History of Minnesota

History of Minnesota, by period[edit]

History of Minnesota, by region[edit]

History of Minnesota, by subject[edit]

Culture of Minnesota[edit]

Main article: Culture of Minnesota

The arts in Minnesota[edit]

Sports in Minnesota[edit]

Main article: Sports in Minnesota

Economy and infrastructure of Minnesota[edit]

Main article: Economy of Minnesota

Education in Minnesota[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Minnesota. Dictionary.com. The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition. Houghton Mifflin Company, 2004. Retrieved on 2008-04-26.
  2. ^ Jess Myers, Hockey roots run deep in Minnesota, ESPN.com, February 10, 2004
  3. ^ "U.S. Census Bureau State & County QuickFacts Minnesota". 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Minnesota