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Number of Governments
Year: 2002; Region: 50 Largest MSAs

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  117 308 499 690 882 1.07K 1.26K 1.45K 1.64K
  21 212 403 595 786 977 1.16K 1.36K 1.55K 1.74K
 

# of MSAs

  Okl...                                  
  Mil...                                  
  Aus...                                  
  Pro...                                  
10   Mia...                                  
  San...                                  
Tam... Har...                                  
Bal... Bir...                                  
Orl... San...   Det...                              
5 Cha... Was...   Lou...                              
Jac... Buf...   Col... Den...                            
Ric... Nas... Por... Sac... Cin...         Pit...                  
Vir... San... Cle... Riv... Ind... Min...       St....                  
New... Sal... Roc... Sea... Dal... Los...       Hou...                  
0 Las... Mem... Pho... Atl... San... Bos... Kan...     Phi...           New...   Chi...  
  21 212 403 595 786 977 1.16K 1.36K 1.55K 1.74K
  117 308 499 690 882 1.07K 1.26K 1.45K 1.64K
 

Definition: This indicator provides the number of general purpose governments, such as counties, cities, towns, etc., and single-purpose governments, such as school districts, utility authorities, and special districts, in the metro area.

Source: Dr. David Y. Miller, University of Pittsburgh, analysis of U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Census of Governments, 2002.