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

  Was revitalizing distressed areas one of the two types of federal funding that were funded at levels lower than needed and therefore most hindered your ability to plan for and manage growth? Number of Cases
Not chosen One of two top choices
Alabama Counties 100.0 0 15
Cities 80.0 20.0 10
Alaska Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Arizona Counties 66.7 33.3 6
Cities 71.4 28.6 14
Arkansas Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 81.8 18.2 11
California Counties 96.3 3.7 27
Cities 83.6 16.4 195
Colorado Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 77.8 22.2 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0
Cities 75.0 25.0 12
Delaware Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 66.7 33.3 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Florida Counties 89.7 10.3 29
Cities 73.8 26.2 61
Georgia Counties 97.4 2.6 38
Cities 76.9 23.1 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Illinois Counties 95.0 5.0 20
Cities 90.3 9.7 62
Indiana Counties 96.2 3.8 26
Cities 85.0 15.0 20
Iowa Counties 100.0 0 7
Cities 75.0 25.0 16
Kansas Counties 100.0 0 7
Cities 75.0 25.0 12
Kentucky Counties 90.9 9.1 11
Cities 100.0 0 8
Louisiana Counties 100.0 0 14
Cities 90.0 10.0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0
Cities 50.0 50.0 2
Maryland Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 83.3 16.7 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0
Cities 86.7 13.3 30
Michigan Counties 85.0 15.0 20
Cities 75.8 24.2 33
Minnesota Counties 100.0 0 15
Cities 96.0 4.0 25
Mississippi Counties 100.0 0 9
Cities 77.8 22.2 9
Missouri Counties 94.4 5.6 18
Cities 72.2 27.8 18
Montana Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 80.0 20.0 5
Nebraska Counties 100.0 0 6
Cities 60.0 40.0 5
Nevada Counties 50.0 50.0 2
Cities 66.7 33.3 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0
Cities 80.0 20.0 5
New Jersey Counties 69.2 30.8 13
Cities 73.1 26.9 26
New Mexico Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 71.4 28.6 7
New York Counties 89.3 10.7 28
Cities 60.0 40.0 20
North Carolina Counties 85.7 14.3 28
Cities 81.3 18.8 16
North Dakota Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 4
Ohio Counties 87.9 12.1 33
Cities 68.3 31.7 41
Oklahoma Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 70.0 30.0 10
Oregon Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 85.2 14.8 27
Cities 52.9 47.1 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 3
South Carolina Counties 92.9 7.1 14
Cities 72.7 27.3 11
South Dakota Counties 100.0 0 1
Cities 50.0 50.0 2
Tennessee Counties 81.8 18.2 22
Cities 85.7 14.3 14
Texas Counties 97.4 2.6 38
Cities 82.2 17.8 73
Utah Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Virginia Counties 96.8 3.2 31
Cities 81.3 18.8 16
Washington Counties 91.7 8.3 12
Cities 95.5 4.5 22
West Virginia Counties 100.0 0 6
Cities 50.0 50.0 4
Wisconsin Counties 100.0 0 17
Cities 77.3 22.7 22
Wyoming Counties 100.0 0 1
Cities 50.0 50.0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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