Colorado statistical areas

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The statistical areas of the United States of America comprise the metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs),[1] the micropolitan statistical areas (μSAs),[2] and the combined statistical areas (CSAs)[3] currently defined by the United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB).

An enlargeable map of the 64 counties of the State of Colorado

Most recently on March 6, 2020, the Office of Management and Budget defined 1114 statistical areas for the United States,[4] including 4 combined statistical areas, 7 metropolitan statistical areas, and 10 micropolitan statistical areas in the State of Colorado. The table below shows the recent population of these statistical areas and the 64 counties of Colorado.

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The table below describes the 21 United States statistical areas and 64 counties of the State of Colorado with the following information:[5]

  1. The combined statistical area (CSA) as designated by the OMB.[4]
  2. The CSA population according to 2019 US Census Bureau population estimates.[6]
  3. The core based statistical area (CBSA)[7] as designated by the OMB.[4]
  4. The CBSA population according to 2019 US Census Bureau population estimates [6]
  5. The county name
  6. The county population according to 2019 US Census Bureau population estimates [6]
The 21 United States statistical areas and 64 counties of the State of Colorado

Combined Statistical Area 2019 Population Core Based Statistical Area 2019 Population County 2019 Population
Denver-Aurora, CO CSA 3,617,927 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO MSA 2,967,239 City and County of Denver 727,211
Arapahoe County, Colorado 656,590
Jefferson County, Colorado 582,881
Adams County, Colorado 517,421
Douglas County, Colorado 351,154
City and County of Broomfield 70,465
Elbert County, Colorado 26,729
Park County, Colorado 18,845
Clear Creek County, Colorado 9,700
Gilpin County, Colorado 6,243
Boulder, CO MSA 326,196 Boulder County, Colorado 326,196
Greeley, CO MSA 324,492 Weld County, Colorado 324,492
none Colorado Springs, CO MSA 745,791 El Paso County, Colorado 720,403
Teller County, Colorado 25,388
Fort Collins, CO MSA 356,899 Larimer County, Colorado 356,899
Pueblo-Cañon City, CO CSA 216,263 Pueblo, CO MSA 168,424 Pueblo County, Colorado 168,424
Cañon City, CO μSA 47,839 Fremont County, Colorado 47,839
none Grand Junction, CO MSA 154,210 Mesa County, Colorado 154,210
Edwards-Glenwood Springs, CO CSA 132,955 Glenwood Springs, CO μSA 77,828 Garfield County, Colorado 60,061
Pitkin County, Colorado 17,767
Edwards, CO μSA 55,127 Eagle County, Colorado 55,127
none Durango, CO μSA 56,221 La Plata County, Colorado 56,221
Montrose, CO μSA 47,710 Montrose County, Colorado 42,758
Ouray County, Colorado 4,952
Steamboat Springs-Craig, CO CSA 38,921 Steamboat Springs, CO μSA 25,638 Routt County, Colorado 25,638
Craig, CO μSA 13,283 Moffat County, Colorado 13,283
none Breckenridge, CO μSA 31,001 Summit County, Colorado 31,001
Fort Morgan, CO μSA 29,068 Morgan County, Colorado 29,068
Sterling, CO μSA 22,409 Logan County, Colorado 22,409
none Delta County, Colorado 31,162
Montezuma County, Colorado 26,183
Chaffee County, Colorado 20,356
Otero County, Colorado 18,278
Gunnison County, Colorado 17,462
Alamosa County, Colorado 16,233
Grand County, Colorado 15,734
Las Animas County, Colorado 14,506
Archuleta County, Colorado 14,029
Prowers County, Colorado 12,172
Rio Grande County, Colorado 11,267
Yuma County, Colorado 10,019
Conejos County, Colorado 8,205
San Miguel County, Colorado 8,179
Lake County, Colorado 8,127
Kit Carson County, Colorado 7,097
Huerfano County, Colorado 6,897
Saguache County, Colorado 6,824
Rio Blanco County, Colorado 6,324
Crowley County, Colorado 6,061
Bent County, Colorado 5,577
Lincoln County, Colorado 5,701
Custer County, Colorado 5,068
Washington County, Colorado 4,908
Phillips County, Colorado 4,265
Costilla County, Colorado 3,887
Baca County, Colorado 3,581
Sedgwick County, Colorado 2,248
Dolores County, Colorado 2,055
Cheyenne County, Colorado 1,831
Kiowa County, Colorado 1,406
Jackson County, Colorado 1,392
Hinsdale County, Colorado 820
Mineral County, Colorado 769
San Juan County, Colorado 728
State of Colorado 5,758,726

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) defines a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) as a core based statistical area having at least one urbanized area of 50,000 or more population, plus adjacent territory that has a high degree of social and economic integration with the core as measured by commuting ties.
  2. ^ The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) defines a micropolitan statistical area (μSA) as a core based statistical area having at least one urban cluster of at least 10,000 but less than 50,000 population, plus adjacent territory that has a high degree of social and economic integration with the core as measured by commuting ties.
  3. ^ The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) defines a combined statistical area (CSA) as an aggregate of adjacent core based statistical areas that are linked by commuting ties.
  4. ^ a b c OMB BULLETIN NO. 20-01: Revised Delineations of Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Micropolitan Statistical Areas, and Combined Statistical Areas, and Guidance on Uses of the Delineations of These Areas Archived 2020-04-20 at the Wayback Machine. Office of Management and Budget. March 6, 2020.
  5. ^ An out-of-state area and its population are displayed in green. An area that extends into more than one state is displayed in teal. A teal population number over a black population number show the total population versus the in-state population.
  6. ^ a b c "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Counties in the United States: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019". United States Census Bureau, Population Division. April 2020. Archived from the original on March 27, 2020. Retrieved April 9, 2020.
  7. ^ The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) defines a core based statistical area as one or more adjacent counties or county-equivalents having at least one urban cluster of at least 10,000 population, plus adjacent territory that has a high degree of social and economic integration with the core as measured by commuting ties. The core based statistical areas comprise the metropolitan statistical areas and the micropolitan statistical areas.

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