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

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

Return to Table of Contents
Grants for Public Works and Economic Development Facilities (11.300) obligations in Mississippi by county and program
Dollars and shares using Rural-Urban Continuum

County Rural-Urban Continuum Category Total Obligations (FY2002-2004)
Forrest County Urban 100,000
Itawamba County Rural 1,200,000
Jackson County Urban 1,700,000
Lafayette County Rural 500,000
Lauderdale County Urban 1,500,000
Lee County Urban 1,625,000
Madison County Urban 1,000,000
Tate County Urban 750,000

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."