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32. Number and Population of Metropolitan Areas by Population Size of Area in 1998

[As of April 1 for 1990 and as of July for 1998 (198.5 represents 198,500,000). Data exclude Puerto Rico. CMSA=consolidated metropolitan statistical area. MSA=metropolitan statistical area. PMSA=primary metropolitan statistical area. Areas are as defined by U.S. Office of Management and Budget, June 30, 1999. For area definitions, see Appendix II]

 
CMSA'S AND MSA'S MSA'S AND PMSA'S
Population, Population,
   Population size of 1998 1998
    metropolitan area in 1998 Number Popu- Number
lation, Percent Percent
1990 Total in Total in
(mil.) (mil.) each (mil.) each
class class
 
    Total, all metropolitan areas 276 198.5 216.5 100 331 216.5 100
1,000,000 or more 48 140.2 153.2 71 60 139.0 64
  2,500,000 or more 18 101.4 110.0 51 17 73.7 34
  1,000,000 to 2,499,999 30 38.8 43.2 20 43 65.2 30
250,000 to 999,999 91 39.8 43.4 20 115 54.1 25
  500,000 to 999,999 31 19.9 21.5 10 39 26.4 12
  250,000 to 499,999 60 19.9 21.9 10 76 27.7 13
100,000 to 249,999 115 16.7 18.0 8 134 21.6 10
Less than 100,000 22 1.8 1.9 1 22 1.9 1


Source: U.S. Census Bureau, "(MA-98-1) Metropolitan Area Population Estimates for July 1, 1998 and Population Change for April 1, 1990 to July 1, 1998 (includes revised April 1, 1990 census population counts)"; published 17 December 1999; .

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These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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