Branson, Missouri micropolitan area
|Branson micropolitan statistical area|
|• Total||1,162 sq mi (3,010 km2)|
|• Land||1,095 sq mi (2,840 km2)|
|• Water||67 sq mi (170 km2)|
|• Density||70.6/sq mi (27.3/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
The Branson Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in southwestern Missouri, anchored by the city of Branson. After the 2012 estimates the Branson Micropolitan area is part of the Springfield Combined Metropolitan area.
Places with more than 10,000 inhabitants
- Branson (Principal city) Pop: 10,520
Places with 1,000 to 5,000 inhabitants
- Hollister Pop: 4,426
- Kimberling City Pop: 2,400
- Forsyth Pop: 2,255
- Merriam Woods Pop: 1,761
- Crane Pop: 1,462
- Shell Knob (partial; census-designated place) Pop: 1,379
- Kissee Mills (census-designated place) Pop: 1,109
Places with less than 1,000 inhabitants
- Reeds Spring Pop: 913
- Rockaway Beach Pop: 841
- Bull Creek Pop: 603
- Indian Point Pop: 528
- Branson West Pop: 478
- Galena Pop: 440
- Taneyville Pop: 396
- McCord Bend Pop: 297
- Kirbyville Pop: 207
- Saddlebrooke (partial) Pop: 202
- Hurley Pop: 178
- Blue Eye Pop: 157
- Coney Island Pop: 75
As of the census of 2000, there were 68,361 people, 27,980 households, and 19,894 families residing within the μSA. The racial makeup of the μSA was 96.82% White, 0.23% African American, 0.76% Native American, 0.28% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 0.54% from other races, and 1.33% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.84% of the population.
The median income for a household in the μSA was $31,768, and the median income for a family was $36,801. Males had a median income of $25,828 versus $19,423 for females. The per capita income for the μSA was $17,652.
- "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-01)" (CSV). 2009 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2010-03-23. Retrieved 2010-03-24.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.