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 4,924,594
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metropolitan Statistical Area 1,647,299
Worcester, MA-CT Metropolitan Statistical Area 966,924
Springfield, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area 713,345
Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area 225,934
Pittsfield, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area 131,226
Vineyard Haven, MA Micropolitan Statistical Area 18,125
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