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

  To what extent is "sprawl" a concern today in your community? Number of Cases
Not a current concern Low concern Moderate concern High concern Very high concern Uncertain Other No answer
Counties Total 4.8 10.8 30.9 30.9 21.7 0 0 1.0 609
Rural 5.5 17.0 32.7 29.1 14.5 0 0 1.2 165
Nonrural 4.5 8.6 30.2 31.5 24.3 0 0 0.9 444
Central 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Noncentral 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities Total 11.8 22.7 29.3 22.4 12.1 0 0 1.7 949
Rural 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nonrural 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Central 7.2 19.3 32.1 24.9 15.0 0 0 1.4 414
Noncentral 15.3 25.2 27.1 20.6 9.9 0 0 1.9 535

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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