St. Cloud, Minnesota metropolitan area
The St. Cloud Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in central Minnesota, anchored by the city of St. Cloud. At the 2010 census, the MSA had a population of 201,093 (though a July 1, 2012, estimate placed the population at 190,014).
Places with more than 50,000 inhabitants 
Places with 5,000 to 16,000 inhabitants 
Places with 1,000 to 5,000 inhabitants 
Places with 500 to 1,000 inhabitants 
- Brooten (partial)
- Clearwater (partial)
- Eden Valley (partial)
- Royalton (partial)
- St. Stephen
Places with less than 500 inhabitants 
- Lake Henry
- Meire Grove
- New Munich
- Spring Hill
- St. Anthony
- St. Martin
- St. Rosa
Unincorporated places 
Benton County 
Stearns County 
At the 2000 census, there were 167,392 people, 60,669 households and 40,650 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 96.04% White, 0.82% African American, 0.31% Native American, 1.49% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.45% from other races, and 0.84% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.27% of the population.
See also 
- "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2011 (CBSA-EST2011-01)" (CSV). 2011 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2012-05-16. Retrieved 2012-05-16.
- St. Cloud lies in three counties – Stearns, Benton, and Sherburne. Most of the city is in Stearns County with small portions extending into the neighboring counties. The portion of St. Cloud in Sherburne County is considered part of the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the Stearns and Benton County portions are part of the St. Cloud Metropolitan Statistical Area.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.