Middle West

2013-07-13 00:34:00 +0000 —

I’ve been wrong all along.

The Middle West, as defined by the federal government, comprises the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Actually composed of two regions, the Northwest Territory, or the Old Northwest, and the Great Plains, the Middle West has become more an idea than a region … (from Britannica)

Midwest as described by US Census Beureau, from wikipedia