- MAs (Metropolitan areas)
- Metropolitan statistical areas
- Urban areas
- found: Census 2000 geography glossary, via U.S. Census Bureau WWW site, Mar. 28, 2006: metropolitan area (MA) (a large population nucleus; an MA contains one or more central counties; some MAs are defined around two or more central cities)
- found: OMB Bulletin no. 13-01, (Feb. 28, 2013), viewed via WWW Dec. 27, 2013 ("Revised Delineations of Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Micropolitan Statistical Areas ... ")
- found: WorldCat search, Dec. 27, 2013 (numerous hits on titles using the term "Metropolitan statistical areas" or "Metropolitan statistical area")
names of individual metropolitan areas
- 2006-05-03: new
- 2014-03-19: revised
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