Massachusetts Metropolitan & Micropolitan Statistical Areas

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Massachusetts has core based statistical areas based on both counties (metropolitan statistical areas, combined statistical areas, and metropolitan divisions) and county subdivisions (metropolitan New England city and town areas (NECTAs), micropolitan NECTAs, combined NECTAs, and NECTA divisions).

There are six metropolitan statistical areas, three metropolitan divisions, one combined statistical area, eight metropolitan NECTAs, four micropolitan NECTAs, nine NECTA divisions, and four combined NECTAs.

Massachusetts Metropolitan & Micropolitan Statistical Areas

Name Population
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metropolitan Statistical Area 4,739,348
Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan Statistical Area 949,761
Springfield, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area 633,807
Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area 223,413
Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area 130,462
Greenfield Town, MA Micropolitan Statistical Area 72,018
Vineyard Haven, MA Micropolitan Statistical Area 17,373