Springfield metropolitan area, Missouri

Springfield, Missouri
Springfield-Branson-Nixa Missouri Combined Metropolitan Area
Country United States
State(s) Missouri
Largest city Springfield
Other cities
  Total 3,021 sq mi (7,820 km2)
Population (2014 estimates)
  Total 537,631
  Rank 84th in the U.S.
Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2014537,6313.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

The Springfield-Branson, Missouri Combined Metropolitan Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of seven counties in southwestern Missouri, anchored by the city of Springfield - the state's third largest city. Other primary population centers in the metro area include Branson, Nixa, Ozark, Republic, Marshfield, Bolivar, and Willard. Currently, the city limits of Springfield reach the Ozark City limits at the Christian County line on US 65, the city limits of Republic at James River Freeway on the southwest side of the city, and the Strafford city limits on Route 744 on the northeast side of the city. As of the 2010 census, the MSA had a population of 520,589, though the 2014 Estimates place the population at 537,631.



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Places with 5,000 to 25,000 inhabitants

Places with 1,000 to 5,000 inhabitants

Places with 500 to 1,000 inhabitants

Places with less than 500 inhabitants

Unincorporated places

Satellite view of Springfield

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Highways in the area


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