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The 48 Metropolitan Areas With a Population Above One Million, Ranked

#
Metropolitan Area
Population(s)
1New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA CMSA20,124,377
2Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, CA CMSA15,781,273
3Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, IL-IN-WI CMSA8,809,846
4Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV CMSA7,285,206
5San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA CMSA6,816,047
6Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-NJ-DE-MD CMSA5,988,348
7Boston-Worcester-Lawrence, MA-NH-ME-CT CMSA5,633,060
8Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, MI CMSA 5,457,583
9Dallas-Fort Worth, TX CMSA4,802,463
10Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX CMSA4,407,579
11Atlanta, GA MSA3,746,059
12Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL CMSA3,655,844
13Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA CMSA3,424,361
14Phoenix-Mesa, AZ MSA2,931,004
15Cleveland-Akron, OH CMSA2,911,683
16Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN-WI MSA2,831,234
17San Diego, CA MSA2,780,592
18St. Louis, MO-IL MSA2,563,801
19Denver-Boulder-Greeley, CO CMSA2,365,345
20Pittsburgh, PA MSA2,346,153
21Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL MSA2,256,559
22Portland-Salem, OR-WA CMSA2,149,056
23Cincinnati-Hamilton, OH-KY-IN CMSA1,948,264
24Kansas City, MO-KS MSA1,737,025
25Sacramento-Yolo, CA CMSA1,685,812
26Milwaukee-Racine, WI CMSA1,645,924
27Norfolk-Virginia Beach-Newport News, VA-NC MSA1,542,143
28San Antonio, TX MSA1,538,338
29Indianapolis, IN MSA1,519,194
30Orlando, FL MSA1,504,569
31Columbus, OH MSA1,469,604
32Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC MSA1,383,080
33Las Vegas, NV-AZ MSA1,321,546
34New Orleans, LA MSA1,309,445
35Salt Lake City-Ogden, UT MSA1,267,745
36Greensboro--Winston-Salem--High Point, NC MSA1,167,629
37Nashville, TN MSA1,156,225
38Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY MSA1,152,541
39Hartford, CT MSA1,143,859
40Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA MSA1,122,974
41Austin-San Marcos, TX MSA1,105,909
42Memphis, TN-AR-MS MSA1,093,427
43Rochester, NY MSA1,081,883
44Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC MSA1,079,873
45Jacksonville, FL MSA1,044,684
46Oklahoma City, OK MSA1,038,999
47Grand Rapids-Muskegon-Holland, MI MSA1,037,933
48West Palm Beach-Boca Raton, FL MSA1,032,625

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