Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin make up the Midwest, according to the federal government. This area of the United States lies between the Rocky Mountains and the Appalachians and is north of the Ohio River.
The states commonly considered part of the Midwest in the United States are Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Smaller divisions of the Midwest are the East North Central Division, West North Central Division, Gre
According to the U.S. Census Bureau the Midwest includes 12 states in the north central United States: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Much of the land is classified as plains, which are long stretches of flat
Industries in the Midwest classically included hunting, fishing and agriculture, but recently the mining and steel production industries have grown throughout the region. The Midwest is rich in natural resources and farmland, allowing industries in the region to be diverse, as noted by Encyclopedia.
The five largest Midwest states are Michigan, Minnesota, Kansas, Nebraska and South Dakota. These states encompass a total area of 96,714 sq. mi., 86,936 sq. mi., 82,278 sq. mi., 77,348 sq. mi. and 77,116 sq. mi., respectively, based on the 2010 United States census.
Natural resources found in America's Midwest include rich, fertile soil, oil, coal and limestone. Iron ore is another abundant natural resource found in the Midwest.
The Toledo Islamic Academy in Ohio, the International School of Indiana, the International School of Minnesota and the College Prep School of America in Illinois all rank the highest in the Midwest, according to the Washington Post's list of most challenging private high schools. The Washington Post
Midwest Sports Productions is an organization that arranges and promotes sports tournaments at the youth level in the Kansas City area. Midwest Sports Productions first began operations in 2007 and organizes various tournament experiences across the Midwestern United States area. Midwest Sports Prod
Some states included in maps of the Midwest on TeacherVision.com and EduPlace.com include Missouri, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Kansas. Additional states are Nebraska, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana. These maps also show major bodies of water in the Midwest, including the Great
Midwest Loan Services provides services such as private label subservicing; Internet and traditional origination; fulfillment; collections or loss mitigation; and secondary market access for clients looking to sell loans. This company services credit unions, community banks and private investors, ac