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Midwestern United States

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The Midwest Region

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Midwest Region Information

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The American Midwest: Heartland of the Nation

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The Midwest Region

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The Midwest: Landforms and Manmade Features

The Midwestern United States, also referred to as the American Midwest, Middle West, or simply the Midwest, is one of four census regions of the United States Census Bureau. It occupies the northern central part of the United States. It was officially named the North Central Region by the Census Bureau until 1984. It is located between the Northeastern United States and the Western United States, with Canada to its north and the Southern United States to its south.