Introduction to and Description of the 2004 (Version 2) Rural-Urban Commuting Areas (RUCAs)


This project described the new version of the Rural/Urban Commuting Areas (RUCAs) taxonomy that defines rural and urban based on Census Bureau definitions and work commuting patterns. The RUCA taxonomy is a tool based on the sizes of cities and towns and their functional relationships as reflected by commuter patterns. Funded by HRSA’s FORHP.






Authors Title Type Date Documents/Media
Hart LG, Morrill R, Cromartie J 2004 Rural-Urban Commuting Areas (V2) PRESENTATION 06-25-2006 Media