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

  Does your community use federal funding for affordable housing? 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 33.3 13.3 0 0 20.0 26.7 0 6.7 15
Cities 0 0 0 20.0 40.0 40.0 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 0 16.7 0 16.7 16.7 33.3 0 16.7 6
Cities 7.1 7.1 0 0 35.7 7.1 0 42.9 14
Arkansas Counties 20.0 40.0 0 0 0 20.0 0 20.0 10
Cities 0 0 0 0 36.4 45.5 0 18.2 11
California Counties 3.7 11.1 0 3.7 37.0 25.9 0 18.5 27
Cities 12.8 4.1 0 3.1 30.3 37.9 0 11.8 195
Colorado Counties 30.0 20.0 0 0 20.0 30.0 0 0 10
Cities 22.2 5.6 0 0 22.2 33.3 0 16.7 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 16.7 8.3 0 0 41.7 25.0 0 8.3 12
Delaware Counties 0 50.0 0 0 50.0 0 0 0 2
Cities 0 0 0 0 66.7 0 0 33.3 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Florida Counties 6.9 6.9 0 6.9 27.6 34.5 0 17.2 29
Cities 14.8 16.4 0 1.6 23.0 37.7 0 6.6 61
Georgia Counties 39.5 13.2 0 0 18.4 15.8 0 13.2 38
Cities 15.4 0 0 7.7 15.4 46.2 0 15.4 13
Idaho Counties 50.0 0 0 0 50.0 0 0 0 2
Cities 20.0 20.0 0 0 40.0 20.0 0 0 5
Illinois Counties 25.0 15.0 0 5.0 25.0 10.0 0 20.0 20
Cities 29.0 3.2 0 4.8 35.5 21.0 0 6.5 62
Indiana Counties 30.8 3.8 0 0 34.6 19.2 0 11.5 26
Cities 15.0 5.0 0 0 15.0 50.0 0 15.0 20
Iowa Counties 0 14.3 0 14.3 14.3 28.6 0 28.6 7
Cities 0 0 0 0 43.8 43.8 0 12.5 16
Kansas Counties 28.6 14.3 0 0 14.3 42.9 0 0 7
Cities 25.0 16.7 0 0 16.7 33.3 0 8.3 12
Kentucky Counties 9.1 18.2 0 0 27.3 27.3 0 18.2 11
Cities 12.5 0 0 0 37.5 37.5 0 12.5 8
Louisiana Counties 35.7 7.1 0 0 28.6 28.6 0 0 14
Cities 0 10.0 0 0 40.0 40.0 0 10.0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 2
Maryland Counties 0 20.0 0 0 40.0 30.0 0 10.0 10
Cities 0 33.3 0 0 16.7 16.7 0 33.3 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 6.7 3.3 0 3.3 33.3 43.3 0 10.0 30
Michigan Counties 15.0 15.0 0 5.0 25.0 30.0 0 10.0 20
Cities 12.1 6.1 0 3.0 30.3 42.4 0 6.1 33
Minnesota Counties 13.3 6.7 0 6.7 26.7 40.0 0 6.7 15
Cities 20.0 8.0 0 4.0 20.0 40.0 0 8.0 25
Mississippi Counties 33.3 11.1 0 11.1 22.2 11.1 0 11.1 9
Cities 0 0 0 0 11.1 55.6 0 33.3 9
Missouri Counties 22.2 27.8 0 0 27.8 11.1 0 11.1 18
Cities 27.8 11.1 0 0 22.2 27.8 0 11.1 18
Montana Counties 0 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 2
Cities 0 20.0 0 0 40.0 40.0 0 0 5
Nebraska Counties 33.3 16.7 0 16.7 33.3 0 0 0 6
Cities 40.0 0 0 0 20.0 40.0 0 0 5
Nevada Counties 0 50.0 0 0 0 50.0 0 0 2
Cities 0 0 0 16.7 50.0 16.7 0 16.7 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 60.0 40.0 0 0 5
New Jersey Counties 30.8 0 0 0 23.1 38.5 0 7.7 13
Cities 11.5 3.8 0 0 19.2 46.2 0 19.2 26
New Mexico Counties 0 0 0 0 25.0 50.0 0 25.0 4
Cities 28.6 0 0 0 57.1 14.3 0 0 7
New York Counties 14.3 3.6 0 0 17.9 39.3 0 25.0 28
Cities 0 10.0 0 0 30.0 35.0 0 25.0 20
North Carolina Counties 28.6 7.1 0 3.6 28.6 10.7 0 21.4 28
Cities 6.3 0 0 0 37.5 50.0 0 6.3 16
North Dakota Counties 25.0 0 0 0 50.0 25.0 0 0 4
Cities 25.0 0 0 0 50.0 25.0 0 0 4
Ohio Counties 0 12.1 0 0 48.5 21.2 0 18.2 33
Cities 26.8 7.3 0 4.9 22.0 24.4 0 14.6 41
Oklahoma Counties 40.0 0 0 0 20.0 30.0 0 10.0 10
Cities 20.0 10.0 0 0 40.0 30.0 0 0 10
Oregon Counties 0 0 0 10.0 70.0 0 0 20.0 10
Cities 30.0 0 0 0 30.0 40.0 0 0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 7.4 7.4 0 3.7 44.4 25.9 0 11.1 27
Cities 5.9 5.9 0 11.8 23.5 52.9 0 0 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 33.3 0 0 0 66.7 0 0 0 3
South Carolina Counties 14.3 21.4 0 0 50.0 14.3 0 0 14
Cities 27.3 9.1 0 0 18.2 36.4 0 9.1 11
South Dakota Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cities 0 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 31.8 4.5 0 0 22.7 22.7 0 18.2 22
Cities 28.6 7.1 0 0 14.3 35.7 0 14.3 14
Texas Counties 21.1 18.4 0 7.9 18.4 28.9 0 5.3 38
Cities 30.1 5.5 0 1.4 20.5 28.8 0 13.7 73
Utah Counties 50.0 0 0 0 25.0 25.0 0 0 4
Cities 25.0 0 0 0 33.3 41.7 0 0 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 1
Virginia Counties 35.5 6.5 0 3.2 29.0 16.1 0 9.7 31
Cities 18.8 12.5 0 6.3 18.8 25.0 0 18.8 16
Washington Counties 8.3 16.7 0 0 41.7 25.0 0 8.3 12
Cities 4.5 9.1 0 0 54.5 22.7 0 9.1 22
West Virginia Counties 33.3 0 0 0 0 50.0 0 16.7 6
Cities 0 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 11.8 17.6 0 0 29.4 35.3 0 5.9 17
Cities 13.6 0 0 9.1 22.7 50.0 0 4.5 22
Wyoming Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 1
Cities 0 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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