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 CDPs. 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]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012 (CBSA-EST2012-01)" (CSV). 2012 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2012-03-23. Retrieved 2013-11-05.
  2. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Counties of Colorado: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011" (CSV). 2011 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. April 2012. Retrieved April 18, 2012.
  3. ^ http://mcdc.missouri.edu/webrepts/pl94trends/Colorado_stplace2.html