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

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

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Distance Learning and Telemedicine Loans and Grants (10.855) obligations in Mississippi by county and program
Dollars and shares using Rural-Urban Continuum

County Rural-Urban Continuum Category Total Obligations (FY2002-2004)
Bolivar County Urban 1,000,000
Coahoma County Urban 892,023
Copiah County Urban 219,000
Forrest County Urban 500,000
Hinds County Urban 193,930
Jackson County Urban 500,000
Jones County Urban 500,000
Lincoln County Rural 500,000
Newton County Rural 500,000
Tallahatchie County Rural 500,000
Tippah County Rural 4,803,000
Washington County Urban 350,956

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."