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

  Does your community use federal funding for school construction/rehabilitation? 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 46.7 6.7 0 0 6.7 20.0 0 20.0 15
Cities 30.0 40.0 0 0 10.0 20.0 0 0 10
Alaska Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 1
Arizona Counties 33.3 50.0 0 0 16.7 0 0 0 6
Cities 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
Arkansas Counties 30.0 30.0 0 0 10.0 20.0 0 10.0 10
Cities 63.6 27.3 0 0 0 0 0 9.1 11
California Counties 22.2 51.9 0 0 7.4 7.4 0 11.1 27
Cities 46.7 35.9 0 1.0 5.6 8.2 0 2.6 195
Colorado Counties 50.0 40.0 0 0 0 10.0 0 0 10
Cities 50.0 44.4 0 0 0 5.6 0 0 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 25.0 25.0 0 0 8.3 33.3 0 8.3 12
Delaware Counties 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 66.7 33.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 1
Florida Counties 20.7 51.7 0 0 10.3 10.3 0 6.9 29
Cities 50.8 36.1 0 0 4.9 6.6 0 1.6 61
Georgia Counties 23.7 34.2 0 0 15.8 15.8 0 10.5 38
Cities 30.8 53.8 0 0 7.7 7.7 0 0 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 40.0 60.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Illinois Counties 45.0 35.0 0 0 10.0 5.0 0 5.0 20
Cities 38.7 38.7 0 1.6 8.1 8.1 0 4.8 62
Indiana Counties 38.5 38.5 0 0 15.4 3.8 0 3.8 26
Cities 25.0 50.0 0 0 5.0 5.0 0 15.0 20
Iowa Counties 57.1 28.6 0 0 0 14.3 0 0 7
Cities 62.5 18.8 0 0 12.5 6.3 0 0 16
Kansas Counties 57.1 28.6 0 0 0 14.3 0 0 7
Cities 66.7 16.7 0 0 8.3 0 0 8.3 12
Kentucky Counties 9.1 27.3 0 0 9.1 27.3 0 27.3 11
Cities 37.5 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 12.5 8
Louisiana Counties 21.4 50.0 0 0 7.1 14.3 0 7.1 14
Cities 20.0 50.0 0 0 10.0 20.0 0 0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Maryland Counties 60.0 20.0 0 0 20.0 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 36.7 16.7 0 3.3 13.3 26.7 0 3.3 30
Michigan Counties 35.0 45.0 0 0 15.0 5.0 0 0 20
Cities 45.5 51.5 0 0 3.0 0 0 0 33
Minnesota Counties 40.0 40.0 0 0 0 20.0 0 0 15
Cities 60.0 24.0 0 0 4.0 8.0 0 4.0 25
Mississippi Counties 22.2 33.3 0 0 11.1 11.1 0 22.2 9
Cities 0 11.1 0 0 0 44.4 0 44.4 9
Missouri Counties 16.7 44.4 0 0 11.1 11.1 0 16.7 18
Cities 55.6 16.7 0 0 5.6 16.7 0 5.6 18
Montana Counties 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 20.0 40.0 0 0 0 0 0 40.0 5
Nebraska Counties 66.7 16.7 0 16.7 0 0 0 0 6
Cities 60.0 40.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nevada Counties 0 50.0 0 0 50.0 0 0 0 2
Cities 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 20.0 20.0 0 0 20.0 20.0 0 20.0 5
New Jersey Counties 30.8 46.2 0 0 15.4 7.7 0 0 13
Cities 38.5 19.2 0 3.8 15.4 15.4 0 7.7 26
New Mexico Counties 50.0 25.0 0 0 25.0 0 0 0 4
Cities 28.6 57.1 0 0 14.3 0 0 0 7
New York Counties 32.1 28.6 0 0 7.1 17.9 0 14.3 28
Cities 40.0 35.0 0 0 5.0 20.0 0 0 20
North Carolina Counties 46.4 25.0 0 3.6 3.6 7.1 0 14.3 28
Cities 56.3 25.0 0 0 6.3 12.5 0 0 16
North Dakota Counties 75.0 0 0 0 0 25.0 0 0 4
Cities 75.0 0 0 0 0 25.0 0 0 4
Ohio Counties 24.2 33.3 0 3.0 6.1 24.2 0 9.1 33
Cities 53.7 39.0 0 4.9 0 0 0 2.4 41
Oklahoma Counties 40.0 20.0 0 0 10.0 20.0 0 10.0 10
Cities 50.0 40.0 0 0 0 0 0 10.0 10
Oregon Counties 30.0 30.0 0 0 20.0 10.0 0 10.0 10
Cities 50.0 40.0 0 0 0 10.0 0 0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 25.9 33.3 0 3.7 7.4 18.5 0 11.1 27
Cities 41.2 17.6 0 0 11.8 29.4 0 0 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 66.7 0 0 0 33.3 0 0 0 3
South Carolina Counties 28.6 21.4 0 0 21.4 14.3 0 14.3 14
Cities 45.5 45.5 0 0 0 0 0 9.1 11
South Dakota Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cities 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 54.5 13.6 0 0 9.1 13.6 0 9.1 22
Cities 64.3 0 0 0 14.3 14.3 0 7.1 14
Texas Counties 50.0 31.6 0 0 5.3 10.5 0 2.6 38
Cities 32.9 43.8 0 0 8.2 11.0 0 4.1 73
Utah Counties 75.0 0 0 0 0 25.0 0 0 4
Cities 66.7 33.3 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 54.8 16.1 0 0 12.9 9.7 0 6.5 31
Cities 62.5 18.8 0 6.3 6.3 0 0 6.3 16
Washington Counties 16.7 50.0 0 0 25.0 8.3 0 0 12
Cities 45.5 36.4 0 0 4.5 4.5 0 9.1 22
West Virginia Counties 33.3 0 0 0 16.7 50.0 0 0 6
Cities 50.0 25.0 0 0 25.0 0 0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 47.1 23.5 0 0 0 17.6 0 11.8 17
Cities 50.0 31.8 0 0 9.1 9.1 0 0 22
Wyoming Counties 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cities 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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