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The statistical areas of the United States of America comprise the metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs), the micropolitan statistical areas (μSAs), and the combined statistical areas (CSAs) 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, including one combined statistical area, seven metropolitan statistical areas, and seven micropolitan statistical areas in the State of Colorado. The table below shows the recent population of these statistical areas and the 64 counties of Colorado.

Colorado-counties-map
An enlargeable map of the 64 counties of the State of Colorado

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Colorado census statistical areas
An enlargeable map of the 14 core based statistical areas in the State of Colorado

The table below describes the 15 United States statistical areas and 64 counties of the State of Colorado with the following information:

  1. The combined statistical area (CSA) as designated by the OMB.
  2. The CSA population as of July 1, 2011, as estimated by the United States Census Bureau.
  3. The core based statistical area (CBSA) as designated by the OMB.
  4. The CBSA population as of July 1, 2011, as estimated by the United States Census Bureau.
  5. The county name.
  6. The county population as of July 1, 2011, as estimated by the United States Census Bureau.
  7. The county population as of April 1, 2010, as enumerated by the 2010 United States Census.
  8. The percent county population change from April 1, 2010, to July 1, 2011.
The 15 United States statistical areas and 64 counties of the State of Colorado

Combined Statistical Area 2011 Estimate Core Based Statistical Area 2011 Estimate County 2011 Estimate 2010 Census Change
Denver-Aurora, CO Combined Statistical Area 3,157,520 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 2,599,504 City and County of Denver 619,968 600,158 &10000000000000003300797+3.30%
Arapahoe County 584,948 572,003 &10000000000000002263100+2.26%
Jefferson County 539,884 534,543 &10000000000000000999171+1.00%
Adams County 451,443 441,603 &10000000000000002228245+2.23%
Douglas County 292,167 285,465 &10000000000000002347748+2.35%
City and County of Broomfield 57,352 55,889 &10000000000000002617688+2.62%
Elbert County 23,174 23,086 &10000000000000000381183+0.38%
Park County 16,089 16,206 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.72%
Clear Creek County 9,012 9,088 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.84%
Gilpin County 5,467 5,441 &10000000000000000477853+0.48%
Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 299,378 Boulder County 299,378 294,567 &10000000000000001633244+1.63%
Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 258,638 Weld County 258,638 252,825 &10000000000000002299218+2.30%
none Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 660,319 El Paso County 636,963 622,263 &10000000000000002362345+2.36%
Teller County 23,356 23,350 &10000000000000000025695+0.03%
Fort Collins-Loveland, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 305,525 Larimer County 305,525 299,630 &10000000000000001967426+1.97%
Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 160,545 Pueblo County 160,545 159,063 &10000000000000000931706+0.93%
Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area 147,083 Mesa County 147,083 146,723 &10000000000000000245360+0.25%
Edwards, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area 59,281 Eagle County 51,854 52,197 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.66%
Lake County 7,427 7,310 &10000000000000001600547+1.60%
Durango, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area 51,917 La Plata County 51,917 51,334 &10000000000000001135699+1.14%
Cañon City, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area 47,347 Fremont County 47,347 46,824 &10000000000000001116948+1.12%
Montrose, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area 41,011 Montrose County 41,011 41,276 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.64%
Fort Morgan, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area 28,175 Morgan County 28,175 28,159 &10000000000000000056820+0.06%
Breckenridge, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area 27,972 Summit County 27,972 27,994 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.08%
Sterling, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area 22,619 Logan County 22,619 22,709 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.40%
none Garfield County 56,270 56,389 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.21%
Delta County 30,451 30,952 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.62%
Montezuma County 25,442 25,535 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.36%
Routt County 23,239 23,509 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.15%
Otero County 18,865 18,831 &10000000000000000180553+0.18%
Chaffee County 17,932 17,809 &10000000000000000690662+0.69%
Pitkin County 17,102 17,148 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.27%
Alamosa County 15,710 15,445 &10000000000000001715765+1.72%
Gunnison County 15,408 15,324 &10000000000000000548159+0.55%
Las Animas County 15,037 15,507 Template:Number table sorting/negative−3.03%
Grand County 14,548 14,843 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.99%
Moffat County 13,451 13,795 Template:Number table sorting/negative−2.49%
Prowers County 12,549 12,551 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.02%
Archuleta County 12,013 12,084 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.59%
Rio Grande County 11,956 11,982 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.22%
Yuma County 10,100 10,043 &10000000000000000567559+0.57%
Conejos County 8,291 8,256 &10000000000000000423934+0.42%
Kit Carson County 8,142 8,270 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.55%
San Miguel County 7,490 7,359 &10000000000000001780133+1.78%
Rio Blanco County 6,782 6,666 &10000000000000001740174+1.74%
Huerfano County 6,520 6,711 Template:Number table sorting/negative−2.85%
Bent County 6,250 6,499 Template:Number table sorting/negative−3.83%
Saguache County 6,228 6,108 &10000000000000001964636+1.96%
Crowley County 5,736 5,823 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.49%
Lincoln County 5,454 5,467 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.24%
Washington County 4,770 4,814 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.91%
Phillips County 4,399 4,442 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.97%
Ouray County 4,356 4,436 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.80%
Custer County 4,205 4,255 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.18%
Baca County 3,795 3,788 &10000000000000000184794+0.18%
Costilla County 3,662 3,524 &10000000000000003916004+3.92%
Sedgwick County 2,364 2,379 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.63%
Dolores County 2,056 2,064 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.39%
Cheyenne County 1,876 1,836 &10000000000000002178649+2.18%
Kiowa County 1,433 1,398 &10000000000000002503576+2.50%
Jackson County 1,370 1,394 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.72%
Hinsdale County 830 843 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.54%
Mineral County 708 712 Template:Number table sorting/negative−0.56%
San Juan County 692 699 Template:Number table sorting/negative−1.00%
State of Colorado 5,116,796 5,029,196 &10000000000000001741829+1.74%
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