Everyone knows that midwesterners are the friendliest people around. Its heartland. Its breadbasket. Home of open skies, neat rows of corn and more lakes than you can imagine.
The midwest consists of 12 states in the United States - Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. The region generally likes on the broad Interior Plain between the states occupying the Appalachian Mountain Range and the states occupying the Rocky Mountain range. Major rivers include the Ohio river, the upper Mississippi river and the Missouri River.
Chicago is the largest city in the midwest and third most populous in the entire country. Other large midwest cities include Columbus, Indianapolis, Detroit, Milwaukee, Kansas City, Omaha, Minneapolis, Wichita, Cleveland, St. Louis, St. Paul and Cincinnati.
We celebrate all of you who love the Midwest!