Nevada statistical areas

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An enlargeable map of the 16 counties and 1 independent city of the State of Nevada

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).

Most recently on December 1, 2009, the Office of Management and Budget defined 1067 statistical areas for the United States,[4] including three combined statistical areas, three metropolitan statistical areas, and five micropolitan statistical areas in the State of Nevada. The table below shows the recent population of these statistical areas, the 16 counties, and the 1 independent city of Nevada.

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The table below describes the 11 United States statistical areas, 16 counties, and 1 independent city of the State of Nevada with the following information:[5]

  1. The combined statistical area (CSA) as designated by the OMB.[4]
  2. The CSA population as of April 1, 2010, as enumerated by the 2010 United States Census.[6]
  3. The core based statistical area (CBSA)[7] as designated by the OMB.[4]
  4. The CBSA population as of April 1, 2010, as enumerated by the 2010 United States Census.[6]
  5. The county or independent city.[6]
  6. The county or independent city population as of April 1, 2010, as enumerated by the 2010 United States Census.[6]
The 11 United States statistical areas, 16 counties, and 1 independent city of the State of Nevada

Combined Statistical Area 2010 Census Core Based Statistical Area 2010 Census County 2010 Census
Las Vegas–Henderson, NV-AZ CSA 1,995,215 Las Vegas–Paradise, NV MSA 1,951,269 Clark County, Nevada 2,195,401
Pahrump, NV μSA 43,946 Nye County, Nevada 43,946
Reno–Carson City–Fernley, NV CSA 579,668 Reno–Sparks, NV MSA 425,417 Washoe County, Nevada 421,407
Storey County, Nevada 4,010
Carson City, NV MSA 55,274 Carson City, Nevada 55,274
Fernley, NV μSA 51,980 Lyon County, Nevada 51,980
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV µSA 46,997 Douglas County, Nevada 46,997
none Elko, NV μSA 48,594 Elko County, Nevada 47,114
Eureka County, Nevada 1,480
Fallon, NV μSA 25,036 Churchill County, Nevada 25,036
none Humboldt County, Nevada 17,446
White Pine County, Nevada 9,150
Pershing County, Nevada 6,414
Lander County, Nevada 5,272
Mineral County, Nevada 4,868
Lincoln County, Nevada 4,738
Esmeralda County, Nevada 790
State of Nevada 2,700,551

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  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. 10-02: Update of Statistical Area Definitions and Guidance on Their Uses". United States Office of Management and Budget. December 1, 2009. Retrieved August 8, 2012. 
  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 d "American Factfinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 10, 2012. 
  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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