National Neighborhood Data Archive (NaNDA): Urbanicity by Census Tract, United States, 2010

Resource Type
Dataset : aggregate data
  • Miller, Stephanie (University of Michigan)
  • Melendez, Robert (University of Michigan. Institute for Social Research)
  • Chenoweth, Megan (University of Michigan. Institute for Social Research)
Publication Date
Funding Reference
  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. Administration for Community Living. National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research
    • Award Number: 90RTHF0001
  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. National Institute on Aging
    • Award Number: RF1-AG-057540
Free Keywords
urban areas; rural areas
  • Abstract

    This dataset contains measures of the urban/rural characteristics of each census tract in the United States. These include proportions of urban and rural population, population density, rural/urban commuting area (RUCA) codes, and RUCA-based four- and seven- category urbanicity scales.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2010-01-01 / 2010-12-31
    Time Period: Fri Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2010--Fri Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2010
  • 2019-01-01 / 2019-12-31
    Collection Date(s): Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2019--Tue Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2019
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All census tracts in the United States, including Puerto Rico. . Smallest Geographic Unit: census tract
This study is freely available to the general public via web download.
  • Is version of
    DOI: 10.3886/E130542
  • United States Census Bureau. “2010 Census of Population and Housing Summary File 1,” 2010.
    • ID: (URL)
  • United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service. “2010 Rural-Urban Commuting Area Codes (Revised 7/3/2019),” 2019.
    • ID: (URL)

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