Branson, Missouri micropolitan area

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Branson µSA
Micropolitan area
Branson micropolitan statistical area
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Coordinates: 36°42′N 93°18′W / 36.7°N 93.3°W / 36.7; -93.3Coordinates: 36°42′N 93°18′W / 36.7°N 93.3°W / 36.7; -93.3
Country United States
State Missouri
Counties Stone, Taney
 • Total 1,162 sq mi (3,010 km2)
 • Land 1,095 sq mi (2,840 km2)
 • Water 67 sq mi (170 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 83,877
 • Density 70.6/sq mi (27.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 417

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.

As of the 2010 census, the μSA had a population of 83,877.[1]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2000 68,361
2010 83,877 22.7%
Est. 2011 84,999 1.3%
U.S. Decennial Census



Places with more than 10,000 inhabitants[edit]

  • Branson (Principal city) Pop: 10,520

Places with 1,000 to 5,000 inhabitants[edit]

Places with less than 1,000 inhabitants[edit]


As of the census[2] 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.

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