|Davenport–Moline–Rock Island Metropolitan Statistical Area|
|Largest city||Davenport, Iowa|
|Other cities|| - Bettendorf, Iowa|
- Moline, Illinois
- Rock Island, Illinois
- East Moline, Illinois
|• Total||2,314 sq mi (5,990 km2)|
|Highest elevation||850 ft (259 m)|
|Lowest elevation||590 ft (180 m)|
|• Rank||144th in the U.S.|
The Quad Cities Metropolitan Area, more formally known as the Davenport–Moline–Rock Island Metropolitan Statistical Area, is the metropolitan area associated with the Quad Cities in the U.S. states of Iowa and Illinois. The area consists of the cities of Davenport and Bettendorf in Iowa and Rock Island, Moline, and East Moline in Illinois, and their suburbs in northwest Illinois and southeast Iowa. The Quad Cities Metropolitan Area is also considered part of the Great Lakes Megalopolis, and is the largest Metropolitan Area along the Mississippi River in Iowa and between Minneapolis–Saint Paul and the St. Louis metropolitan area.
The Davenport–Moline–Rock Island Metropolitan Statistical Area consists of four counties: Scott County in Iowa and Henry, Mercer, and Rock Island counties in Illinois. The Quad City Metro population as of a 2013 estimate is 383,681 and a CSA population of 474,937, making it the 90th largest CSA in the nation. In addition to the five anchor cities, the Quad Cities area comprises surrounding smaller communities. Examples include the Iowa cities of Dixon, Donahue, Eldridge, Long Grove, Park View, Blue Grass, Buffalo, Montpelier, Walcott, Maysville, McCausland, Mount Joy, New Liberty, Princeton, LeClaire, Panorama Park and Riverdale. The Illinois communities are Silvis, Milan, Andalusia, Carbon Cliff, Coal Valley, Colona, Geneseo, Hampton, Port Byron, Orion,Illinois |Sherrard]] Kewanee, Annawan, Aledo, and Rapids City.
|2019 rank||City||County (State)||2019 estimate||2010 Census||Change|
|2||Moline||Rock Island (Illinois)||41,356||43,483||−4.89%|
|3||Rock Island||Rock Island (Illinois)||37,176||39,018||−4.72%|
|5||East Moline||Rock Island (Illinois)||20,645||21,302||−3.08%|