States in the midwest map quiz game. It comprises the states of illinois indiana iowa kansas michigan minnesota missouri nebraska north dakota ohio south dakota and wisconsin.
It was officially named the north central region by the census bureau until 1984.
United states map midwest states. The northwest central states sub region iowa kansas minnesota missouri nebraska north dakota and south dakota. Midwest region northern and central united states lying midway between the appalachian and rocky mountains and north of the ohio river and the 37th parallel. The midwest is often referred to america s heartland in part because of its historical role as a producer of agricultural products and in part because of its symbolic importance.
The largest city of the midwest is chicago. It occupies the northern central part of the united states. Study guide map labeled with the states and capitals which can also be used as an answer key blank map with a word bank of the states and capitals blank map without word bank also included are 3 different versions of flashcards to study states and or capitals.
The midwest of united states is also known as american middle west it is one of the four geographic regions. Carl wycoff cc by 2 0. It is between the northeastern united states and the western united states with canada to.
This map shows states state capitals cities in midwestern usa. Detailed map of the region midwest the road map midwest usa satellite google map of the midwest usa the chart distances on highways between cities of the midwest. This product contains 3 maps of the midwest region of the united states.
Known for its great lakes flat prairies and fields of grain and corn the region is home to about 20 percent of the american population. Iowa iowa a state with gently rolling green hills in the midwest region of the united states was admitted to the union in 1846 as the 29th state. The page provides the four cards of the middle west usa.
The midwest short for midwestern united states usually refers to the central and northern central regions of the united states comprising the states of north dakota south dakota nebraska kansas minnesota iowa wisconsin missouri illinois indiana michigan and ohio. It is in the northern central part of the united states of america and the official name of midwest is north central region and the neighbors of the midwest america are northeastern united states and the western united states and southern united states in the south and canada in the north. The midwestern united states often referred to simply as the midwest is one of four census regions of the united states census bureau also known as region 2.