Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the US with 400 000 residents. Today it is the primary business center between Chicago and Seattle, with Minneapolis proper containing America's fifth-highest concentration of Fortune 500 companies. Minneapolis is a home to the country's trendiest discount retailer and the largest shopping complex in the country. But Target and the Mall of America are just the beginning of the story. Here, you'll find a combination of ambitious young designers, funky neighborhood boutiques, fabulous neighborhoods, major retailers and big malls.