US Core Based Statistical Area Map

You can easily create a US Core Based Statistical Area Map using Mapline. Core Based Statistical Area (CBSA) refers to an urban geographic area with at least 10,000 people. Its surrounding areas are socio-economically connected to the urban center by commuting. Areas are defined by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).

Using Mapline, you can easily create a US Core Based Statistical Area map.

Steps to create US Core Based Statistical Area map

  1. Create a Mapline account and login.
  2. Click “New Map” to create a new map.
    Give your map a name and click “Create Map.”
  3. Click the orange “Add Data Layers” button from the left sidebar.
  4. Select the “Add Territories” option.
  5. Select “U.S. Core Based Statistical Area (Metropolitan/Micropolitan Statistical Area)” as the territory type
  6. Give this territory overlay a Name and select the coloring option.
  7. Click “Continue.”

That’s how easy it is to create a US Core Based Statistical Area map! Once you have your map, you can create a map of Excel spreadsheet locations to overlay on top. Mapline also makes it simple to see summary information about the locations inside each statistical area just by clicking on them! Sign up now to create a US Core Based Statistical Area map.