U.S. GAO - Federal Economic Development Funding (GAO-06-436sp)

Federal Economic Development Funding (GAO-06-436sp)

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Business and Industry Loans (10.768) obligations in Massachusetts by county and program
Dollars and shares using Rural-Urban Continuum

County Rural-Urban Continuum Category Total Obligations (FY2002-2004)
Barnstable County Urban 4,490,000
Berkshire County Urban 4,582,000
Bristol County Urban 3,000,000
Dukes County Rural 4,500,000
Essex County Urban 950,000
Franklin County Urban 9,005,500
Norfolk County Urban 2,325,000
Plymouth County Urban 5,000,000
Worcester County Urban 14,250,000

For a more detailed discussion of our scope and methodology and additional details see "Rural Economic Development: More Assurance Is Needed That Grant Funding Information Is Accurately Reported."