Appendix 2: Northeast region

Appendix 2: Published basic area indexes, sample areas, population weights, and pricing cycles
sampling unit
Sample areas and counties Percent of index population Pricing cycles
Odd month Even month
    Northeast region      
    Self-representing metropolitan areas      
A101   New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island NY-NJ-CT-PA:      
  A109 New York City 3.39 X X
    Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens,
  A110 New York-Connecticut suburbs 2.74 X X
    NY portion:      
    Dutchess, Nassau, Orange, Putnam,      
    Rockland, Suffolk, Westchester      
    CT portion:      
    Fairfield, Litchfield (part),      
    Middlesex (part),      
    New Haven (part)      
  A111 New Jersey-Pennsylvania suburbs 2.83 X X
    NJ portion:      
    Bergen, Essex,      
    Hudson, Hunterdon,      
    Mercer, Middlesex, Monnouth,      
    Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset,      
    Sussex, Union, Warren      
    PA portion:      
A102   Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City,
2.73   X
    NJ portion:      
    Atlantic, Burlinton, Camden,      
    CapeMay, Cumberland,      
    DE portion:      
    New Castle      
    MD portion:      
    PA portion:      
    Bucks, Chester, Delaware,      
    Montgomery, Philadelphia      
A103   Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT 2.52 X  
    CT portion:      
    Windham (part)      
    MA portion:      
    Bristol (part), Essex,      
    Hampden (part), Middlesex,      
    Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk,      
    Worcester (part)      
    ME portion:      
    York (part)      
    NH portion:      
    Hillsborough (part),      
    Merrimack (part),      
    Rockingham (part),      
    Strafford (part)      
A104   Pittsburgh, PA 1.11   X
    Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Fayette,      
    Washington, Westmoreland      
    Nonself-representing metropolitan areas      
B/C100   Northeast size class B/C:      
    Reading, PA .83 X  
    Syracuse, NY .87 X  
    Cayuga, Madison, Onondaga,      
    Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY .68   X
    Erie, Niagara      
    Hartford, CT .83   X
    Hartford (part), Litchfield (part),      
    Middlesex (part), New London (part),      
    Tolland (part), Windham (part)      
    Burlington, VT .74   X
    Chittenden (part), Franklin (part),      
    Grand Isle (part)      
    Sharon, PA .67   X
    Johnstown, PA .95 X  
    Cambria, Somerset      
    Springfield, MA 1.12 X  
    Franklin (part), Hampden (part),      
    Hampshire (part)      


Last Modified Date: October 16, 2001