Colorado Springs metropolitan area

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Map of the Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area

The Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area is a United States Office of Management and Budget defined Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) located in the Colorado Springs region of the State of Colorado. The Census Bureau estimates that the population was 668,353 in 2012, a 3.52% increase since the 2010 United States Census. The Colorado Springs MSA is the 79th most populous MSA in the United States.[1] The Colorado Springs MSA encompasses El Paso County and Teller County, Colorado. Approximately 88.40% percent of the MSA's population live in cities or CDP's. The Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area is the second most populous component of the Front Range Urban Corridor.

The Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area[2]

County 2012 Estimate 2010 Census Change
El Paso County 644,964 622,263 +3.65%
Teller County 23,389 23,350 +0.17%
Total 668,353 645,613 +3.52%


Metropolitan Area Cities and Towns[edit]

Places in the Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area[3]
Place Name 2012 Population Notes
1  City of Colorado Springs 431,834
2  Security-Widefield 32,882 CDP
3  City of Fountain 26,891
4  Cimarron Hills 16,161 CDP
5  Fort Carson 13,813 CDP
6  Black Forest 13,116 CDP
7  Woodmoor 8,741 CDP
8  City of Woodland Park 7,189
9  Stratmoor 6,900 CDP
10  Air Force Academy 6,680 CDP
11  Gleneagle 6,611 CDP
12  Town of Monument 5,742
13  City of Manitou Springs 5,172
14  Town of Palmer Lake 2,512
15  Cascade-Chipita Park 1,655 CDP
16  City of Cripple Creek 1,183
17  Ellicott 1,131 CDP
18  Town of Calhan 798
19  Town of Green Mountain Falls 661
20  City of Victor 396
21  Peyton 250 CDP
22  Midland 156 CDP
23  Divide 127 CDP
24  Town of Ramah 126
25  Florissant 104 CDP
26  Rock Creek Park 58 CDP
27  Goldfield 49 CDP
TOTAL 590,938

Unincorporated communities[edit]

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