North Central Colorado Urban Area


North Central Colorado Urban Area
An enlargeable map of the 13-county North Central Colorado Urban Area

The North Central Colorado Urban Area comprises the four contiguous metropolitan statistical areas in the north central region of the State of Colorado: the Denver-Aurora Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Boulder Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Fort Collins-Loveland Metropolitan Statistical Area, and the Greeley Metropolitan Statistical Area. With the exception of southeastern Elbert County, southeastern Park County, and tiny portions of southern Douglas County, the entire North Central Colorado Urban Area is drained by the South Platte River and its tributaries. The North Central Colorado Urban Area is the central, and the most populous, of the three primary subregions of the Front Range Urban Corridor.

The North Central Colorado Urban Area had a population of 3,390,504 at the 2010 United States Census, a 17.67% increase from the 2000 United States Census.[1] In 2010, 67.42% of Coloradans lived in the North Central Colorado Urban Area.

Contents

Extent

The North Central Colorado Urban Area[1]

Core Based Statistical Area 2010 Census County 2010 Census 2000 Census Pop Change
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO MSA 2,543,482 City and County of Denver, Colorado !B9866950517671 600,158 !B9867739326782 554,636 !D0025001163171 +8.21%
Arapahoe County, Colorado !B9867431004848 572,003 !B9869019969404 487,967 !D0017590025021 +17.22%
Jefferson County, Colorado !B9868108325447 534,543 !B9868249379162 527,056 !D0042541386215 +1.42%
Adams County, Colorado !B9870018334325 441,603 !B9871954837877 363,857 !D0015433138305 +21.37%
Douglas County, Colorado !B9874381252913 285,465 !B9879230911560 175,766 !D0004714133134 +62.41%
City and County of Broomfield, Colorado !B9890688771401 55,889 !F 0 !O NA
Elbert County, Colorado !B9899530183478 23,086 !B9901029330152 19,872 !D0018217954384 +16.17%
Park County, Colorado !B9903068631769 16,206 !B9904165111213 14,523 !D0021551556844 +11.59%
Clear Creek County, Colorado !B9908852898590 9,088 !B9908598675230 9,322 !H9963151886384 −2.51%
Gilpin County, Colorado !B9913982818535 5,441 !B9915326275035 4,757 !D0019394145788 +14.38%
Fort Collins-Loveland, CO MSA 299,630 Larimer County, Colorado !B9873896963408 299,630 !B9875648255886 251,494 !D0016533887944 +19.14%
Boulder, CO MSA 294,567 Boulder County, Colorado !B9874067382395 294,567 !B9874179322525 291,288 !D0044867739706 +1.13%
Greeley, CO MSA 252,825 Weld County, Colorado !B9875595471712 252,825 !B9878941013434 180,936 !D0009230201148 +39.73%
Total !B9849635108591 3,390,504 !B9851261874732 2,881,474 !D0017335502938 +17.67%

Constituent jurisdictions

The North Central Colorado Urban Area comprises:




See also

References


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • South Central Colorado Urban Area — The South Central Colorado Urban Area encompasses the Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Pueblo Metropolitan Statistical Area, and the Cañon City Micropolitan Statistical Area in the central and south central region of the State… …   Wikipedia

  • Colorado metropolitan areas — Adams Alam Arapahoe …   Wikipedia

  • Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area — Map of the Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area The Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area is a United States Census Bureau defined Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) located in the Colorado Springs region of the State of… …   Wikipedia

  • Colorado Springs, Colorado —   City   Colorado Springs with the Front Range in background …   Wikipedia

  • Colorado's 4th congressional district — Current Representative Cory Gardner (R–Yuma) …   Wikipedia

  • Colorado Piedmont — The Colorado Piedmont is the geologic term for an area along the base of the foothills of the Front Range in north central Colorado in the United States. The region consists of a broad hilly valley, just under 5000 ft (1500 m) in elevation,… …   Wikipedia

  • North America — North American. the northern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending from Central America to the Arctic Ocean. Highest point, Mt. McKinley, 20,300 ft. (6187 m); lowest, Death Valley, 276 ft. (84 m) below sea level. 400,000,000 including… …   Universalium

  • Urban park — Central Park, the most visited urban park in the United States, is surrounded by the skyscrapers of New York City …   Wikipedia

  • Central City, Colorado —   City   The Teller House Nickname(s) …   Wikipedia

  • Colorado State University — Established 1870 Type Public Endowment US $ 398.9 million[1] …   Wikipedia