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County Explorer - May Updates


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County Explorer: Endangered Species 

 


 

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New Data in May


 

 

1351

2015 Endangered Species

 

species are listed as Endangered or Threatened in the 3,069 counties,  as  of May 2015.*


 

 

99.4%

 

 

of the nation's 3,069 counties have at least one listed species within their boundaries.


 

 

217

 

 

species have been newly listed as Engangered or Threatened in the 3,069 counties since 2004.


 

 

81%

 

of counties have at least one species newly listed as Endangered or Threatened since 2004.


 

*This total includes species c...

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County Explorer - April Updates

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County Explorer: County Health Rankings 

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New Data in April

 

 

 

   60%

County Health Rankings 2015

 

of counties witnessed declines in premature death rates between 2004-2006 and 2010-2012.

 

 

666

2014 County Population

 

counties added residents at a higher rate than the nation overall between 2013 and 2014.

 

 

214

CDBG Federal Funding

 

profiles of counties that received CDBG funding in the FY2015 entitlement counties* and Hawaii non-entitlement counties.

*including city-county consolidations and independent cities qualifying as county governments under their state constitution

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County Explorer - March Updates

County Explorer: SRS Projected Payments 

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New Data in March  
 
80%

SRS Profiles


Decline in FY14 payments to forest counties if the Secure Rural Schools (SRS) program is not reauthorized.  Unless Congress acts to reauthorize SRS, payments revert to the Payments to States Act of 1908, as amended, and counties will receive a 25 percent payment based on national forest receipts.

   
729

SRS Profiles


Profiles of forest counties that received SRS funding in the FY2013 receipts year.

   
$795

CDBG Federal Funding


Million in Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) formula money going directly to entitlement counties from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.  Other counties can receive funding from the small cities CDBG program through their states.

   
$676

Housing Units Data


Was the median gross rent in an average U.S. county with a county government in 2013.

   
28%

Housing Units Data


of housing units in an average county with county government were renter occupied in 2013.

   
 

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