The America Store
Book Travel                     Visit Places                       Discover America                    See More America
About Us | Contact Us | Official Links | Privacy Policy | Sign Up | Media | Terms of Use © 2015

 - All Rights Reserved.

Rental Cars
Airline Flights
Vacation Packages
US National Parks
Top American State Parks
50 States & Great Cities
US Territories
America’s Top 100 List
Great Small Towns in America
Favorite Art Towns in America
Roadside America Highlights
Uniquely America
Rustic Vacation Packages
US Travel Deals & Bargains
America’s Great Outdoors
America Minute - Video History Segments
US Hotels - Book your travel Rental Car Book it here! Best Airline Flight Values in America Vacation Packages in America United States National Parks America's Top 10 State Parks States & Top Cities in the United States of America US Territories of America
BEST HOTEL RESEARCH - Select your interest
Hotel Guide by State        Top US Destinations        US Attractions        US Points of Interest        Destination Guides
America's Top 100 Favorite Great Towns across America Favorite American Art Towns Roadside American - Statues, Monuments, Places to See! Uniquely America Favorite Great Towns across America Favorite Most Beautiful Rustic Vacations Hotel Guide By State Top US Destinations Top US Attractions Points of Interest for Travel and Visitors to the United States of America United States of America Destination Guides America The Beautiful Great Outdoors America The Beautiful Great Outdoors

Peter’s Travel Log

Peter F Smith - Founder
America The
America The Beautiful, The USA Travel Guide, Travel Information, USA Photos, Special Events in America - Your destination source for Travel and Tourism in the United States of America
- The United States Destination Marketing Agency -
The world’s most diverse culture, amazing landscapes and natural history is found in the United States of America.
Book Travel with America The Beautiful Order your USA Flags, State and Territory Flags from America The Beautiful today! Order This Flag Now!

MINNESOTA State Facts and Figures

Interesting information you may or may not know!

State Facts

Full Name - State of Minnesota

Admitted to the Union (Rank) - May 11, 1858 (32nd)

Population 2012 (Rank) - 5,379,139 (21st)

Land Area (Rank) - 79,610 square miles; 206,189 square kilometers (14th)

Capital - St. Paul

State Nicknames - North Star State, Gopher State, Land of 10,000 Lakes

Motto - L’Etoile du Nord (The North Star)


“Hail, Minnesota” (music by Truman E. Richard, words by Truman E. Richard and Arthur E. Upson)

State Symbols

Flower: Lady slipper

Tree: Red (Norway) pine

Bird: Common loon

Fish: Walleye

Mushroom: Morel


Agriculture: Dairy products, corn, cattle, soybeans, hogs, wheat, turkeys

Industry: Machinery, food processing, printing and publishing, fabricated metal products, electric equipment, mining, tourism

Minnesota State Flag