Minneapolis is the county seat of Hennepin County, and the larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States. As of 2015, Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the United States with a population of 410,939. Minneapolis and Saint Paul anchor the second-largest economic center in the Midwest, after Chicago. Minneapolis lies on both banks of the Mississippi River, just north of the river's confluence with the Minnesota River, and adjoins Saint Paul, the state's capital.
Saint Paul is located in southeast Minnesota. Saint Paul is between the Ramsey, Anoka, Washington, Hennepin, Dakota county. Saint Paul has 51.98 square miles of land area and 4.20 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Saint Paul population is 285,068, which has shrunk 0.73% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 7.81% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Saint Paul median household income is $46,305 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 19.42% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 25.50% and is lower than the national average rate of 26.32%. Saint Paul median house value is $188,100 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 78.46% since 2000.
Burnsville / ˈ b ɜːr n z v ᵻ l / is a city 15 miles (24 km) south of downtown Minneapolis in Dakota County in the State of Minnesota. The city lies on the south bank of the Minnesota River, upstream from its confluence with the Mississippi River. Burnsville and nearby suburbs form the southern portion of Minneapolis–Saint Paul, the fifteenth largest metropolitan area in the United States, with about 3.6 million residents. According to the 2010 census, the population is 61,481. Burnsville has many attractions, including its regional mall, Burnsville Center. The city is also a recreational attraction with Alimagnet Dog Park, a section of Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve, and 310-foot (94 m) vertical ski peak Buck Hill.
The 952 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in CDT is 4:21 AM on Jul 07, 2020.