Survey of Local Growth Issues (RCED-00-272, September 2000)

  Does your community use federal funding for farmland preservation? If yes, how helpful is this funding in planning for and managing growth in this community? Number of Cases
Not used at all Uncertain or no answer on use Used, but not for planning Used, not helpful Used, somewhat helpful Used, very helpful Used, uncertain on how helpful Used, no answer on how helpful
Alabama Counties 86.7 6.7 0 0 0 0 0 6.7 15
Cities 80.0 10.0 0 0 0 0 0 10.0 10
Alaska Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Arizona Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Cities 92.9 7.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
Arkansas Counties 70.0 20.0 0 0 0 10.0 0 0 10
Cities 81.8 18.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
California Counties 40.7 29.6 0 0 11.1 11.1 0 7.4 27
Cities 88.2 10.3 0 0 1.5 0 0 0 195
Colorado Counties 70.0 10.0 0 0 10.0 10.0 0 0 10
Cities 94.4 5.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 75.0 8.3 0 0 8.3 8.3 0 0 12
Delaware Counties 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Florida Counties 69.0 27.6 0 0 0 3.4 0 0 29
Cities 86.9 11.5 0 0 0 1.6 0 0 61
Georgia Counties 78.9 13.2 0 0 5.3 2.6 0 0 38
Cities 92.3 7.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Illinois Counties 80.0 10.0 0 0 5.0 5.0 0 0 20
Cities 93.5 6.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 62
Indiana Counties 69.2 23.1 0 0 7.7 0 0 0 26
Cities 75.0 20.0 0 0 0 0 0 5.0 20
Iowa Counties 57.1 28.6 0 0 0 14.3 0 0 7
Cities 93.8 0 0 0 6.3 0 0 0 16
Kansas Counties 85.7 14.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
Cities 91.7 8.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
Kentucky Counties 45.5 36.4 0 0 0 18.2 0 0 11
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
Louisiana Counties 57.1 28.6 0 0 0 14.3 0 0 14
Cities 70.0 30.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Maryland Counties 20.0 30.0 0 0 30.0 20.0 0 0 10
Cities 66.7 33.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 83.3 13.3 0 0 0 3.3 0 0 30
Michigan Counties 55.0 30.0 0 0 5.0 10.0 0 0 20
Cities 97.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33
Minnesota Counties 66.7 20.0 0 0 6.7 6.7 0 0 15
Cities 92.0 8.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25
Mississippi Counties 88.9 0 0 0 11.1 0 0 0 9
Cities 88.9 11.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
Missouri Counties 50.0 38.9 0 0 11.1 0 0 0 18
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
Montana Counties 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 80.0 20.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nebraska Counties 83.3 16.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Cities 80.0 20.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nevada Counties 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 60.0 0 0 0 40.0 0 0 0 5
New Jersey Counties 61.5 7.7 0 0 7.7 23.1 0 0 13
Cities 84.6 7.7 0 0 0 0 0 7.7 26
New Mexico Counties 75.0 25.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
New York Counties 42.9 10.7 0 3.6 25.0 14.3 0 3.6 28
Cities 70.0 25.0 0 0 0 0 0 5.0 20
North Carolina Counties 85.7 3.6 0 0 7.1 0 0 3.6 28
Cities 93.8 0 0 0 0 6.3 0 0 16
North Dakota Counties 75.0 25.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Cities 75.0 25.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Ohio Counties 60.6 21.2 0 0 9.1 6.1 0 3.0 33
Cities 97.6 2.4 0 0 0 0 0 0 41
Oklahoma Counties 50.0 10.0 0 0 20.0 10.0 0 10.0 10
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Oregon Counties 70.0 20.0 0 0 0 0 0 10.0 10
Cities 90.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10.0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 14.8 22.2 0 3.7 18.5 37.0 0 3.7 27
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 33.3 33.3 0 0 33.3 0 0 0 3
South Carolina Counties 92.9 7.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
Cities 90.9 9.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
South Dakota Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 77.3 18.2 0 0 0 0 0 4.5 22
Cities 92.9 7.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
Texas Counties 68.4 26.3 0 0 2.6 0 0 2.6 38
Cities 87.7 12.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 73
Utah Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Cities 83.3 16.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Virginia Counties 77.4 12.9 0 0 0 6.5 0 3.2 31
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
Washington Counties 41.7 50.0 0 0 8.3 0 0 0 12
Cities 81.8 13.6 0 0 0 0 0 4.5 22
West Virginia Counties 66.7 33.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 52.9 35.3 0 0 11.8 0 0 0 17
Cities 86.4 9.1 0 0 0 0 0 4.5 22
Wyoming Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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