Minneapolis is the biggest city in the Minnesota, United States. The Twin Cities metropolitan region comprises of Minneapolis its neighbor Saint Paul, and rural areas which inside and out contain around 3.5 million individuals, and is the second-biggest monetary focus in the Midwest. Minneapolis lies on the two banks of the Mississippi River, only north of the waterway's conversion with the Minnesota River, and abuts Saint Paul, the state's capital. The city is plentifully rich in water, with 13 lakes, wetlands, the Mississippi River, rivulets and waterfalls; numerous associated by turnpikes in the Chain of Lakes and the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway. It was previously the world's flour processing capital and a center point for timber.