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

  Does your community use a land-use planning document to concentrate development in designated areas? Number of Cases
Yes No Uncertain No answer
Alabama Counties 13.3 53.3 33.3 0 15
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 10
Alaska Counties 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 1
Arizona Counties 100.0 0 0 0 6
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 14
Arkansas Counties 20.0 80.0 0 0 10
Cities 90.9 9.1 0 0 11
California Counties 100.0 0 0 0 27
Cities 94.4 5.1 0.5 0 195
Colorado Counties 100.0 0 0 0 10
Cities 88.9 5.6 0 5.6 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 75.0 16.7 0 8.3 12
Delaware Counties 100.0 0 0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 1
Florida Counties 100.0 0 0 0 29
Cities 95.1 1.6 1.6 1.6 61
Georgia Counties 92.1 7.9 0 0 38
Cities 92.3 0 0 7.7 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 0 0 2
Cities 80.0 20.0 0 0 5
Illinois Counties 80.0 15.0 5.0 0 20
Cities 91.9 3.2 3.2 1.6 62
Indiana Counties 88.5 7.7 3.8 0 26
Cities 95.0 0 5.0 0 20
Iowa Counties 85.7 14.3 0 0 7
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 16
Kansas Counties 85.7 0 14.3 0 7
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 12
Kentucky Counties 100.0 0 0 0 11
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 8
Louisiana Counties 35.7 50.0 14.3 0 14
Cities 70.0 20.0 0 10.0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 50.0 50.0 0 0 2
Maryland Counties 100.0 0 0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 80.0 16.7 3.3 0 30
Michigan Counties 60.0 35.0 5.0 0 20
Cities 93.9 3.0 3.0 0 33
Minnesota Counties 86.7 13.3 0 0 15
Cities 92.0 8.0 0 0 25
Mississippi Counties 55.6 33.3 0 11.1 9
Cities 88.9 0 0 11.1 9
Missouri Counties 72.2 16.7 11.1 0 18
Cities 94.4 5.6 0 0 18
Montana Counties 50.0 50.0 0 0 2
Cities 60.0 40.0 0 0 5
Nebraska Counties 100.0 0 0 0 6
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 5
Nevada Counties 50.0 50.0 0 0 2
Cities 83.3 16.7 0 0 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 5
New Jersey Counties 84.6 7.7 7.7 0 13
Cities 88.5 3.8 7.7 0 26
New Mexico Counties 100.0 0 0 0 4
Cities 71.4 14.3 0 14.3 7
New York Counties 53.6 39.3 3.6 3.6 28
Cities 95.0 0 0 5.0 20
North Carolina Counties 89.3 10.7 0 0 28
Cities 93.8 6.3 0 0 16
North Dakota Counties 75.0 0 0 25.0 4
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 4
Ohio Counties 78.8 18.2 3.0 0 33
Cities 87.8 9.8 2.4 0 41
Oklahoma Counties 60.0 20.0 20.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 10
Oregon Counties 100.0 0 0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 77.8 22.2 0 0 27
Cities 82.4 11.8 5.9 0 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 3
South Carolina Counties 85.7 14.3 0 0 14
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 11
South Dakota Counties 100.0 0 0 0 1
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 68.2 22.7 9.1 0 22
Cities 78.6 21.4 0 0 14
Texas Counties 21.1 71.1 5.3 2.6 38
Cities 86.3 12.3 0 1.4 73
Utah Counties 75.0 25.0 0 0 4
Cities 91.7 0 8.3 0 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 1
Virginia Counties 93.5 6.5 0 0 31
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 16
Washington Counties 91.7 8.3 0 0 12
Cities 95.5 4.5 0 0 22
West Virginia Counties 50.0 33.3 16.7 0 6
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 76.5 23.5 0 0 17
Cities 86.4 9.1 0 4.5 22
Wyoming Counties 100.0 0 0 0 1
Cities 100.0 0 0 0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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