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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rural_area

In general, a rural area or countryside is a geographic area that is located outside towns and cities. The Health Resources and Services Administration of the ...

simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rural_area

Rural areas are areas which are not towns or cities. They are often farming or agricultural areas. These areas are sometimes called "the country" or " countryside" ...

www.nal.usda.gov/ric/what-is-rural

The General Accounting Office, in its publication Rural Development: Profile of Rural Areas, pp. 26-31, discusses the three most common Federal definitions of ...

www.hrsa.gov/ruralhealth/aboutus/definition.html

The Census does not actually define “rural.” “Rural” encompasses all population, housing, and territory not included within an urban area. Whatever is not urban ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/rural-area

Jun 2, 2011 ... A rural area is an open swath of land that has few homes or other buildings, and not very many people. A rural area's population density is very ...

www.census.gov/geo/reference/urban-rural.html

Dec 8, 2016 ... The Census Bureau's urban-rural classification is fundamentally a delineation of geographical areas, identifying both individual urban areas ...

www.usnews.com/news/national-news/articles/2017-03-20/6-charts-that-illustrate-the-divide-between-rural-and-urban-america

Mar 20, 2017 ... Poverty Is Higher in Rural Areas: Discussions of poverty in the United States often mistakenly focus on urban areas. While urban poverty is a ...

www.recode.net/2017/6/20/15843330/trump-broadband-internet-rural-farming

5 days ago ... President Donald Trump will commit on Wednesday to improving internet access in the country's hardest-to-reach rural areas as a part of his ...

www.ruralhealthinfo.org/topics/health-care-workforce

Areas with higher proportions of low-income and minority residents, such as rural  ...

tn.gov/health/article/healthy-places-rural-areas

Rural Areas. The areas located outside of cities and towns are termed “rural”. Rural areas have low population density. Rural areas often have a lot of ...