The Population Estimates Program releases metropolitan area total population estimates in odd-numbered years, using current metropolitan areas as defined by the Office of Management and Budget. The most recent release was in 2000, covering the years 1991 to 1999. The reference date for metropolitan area population estimates is July 1.
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NOTE: All population figures are based on the 1990 Census; they do not reflect Census 2000 counts.