Am I Rural? – Report

Report produced by the Rural Health Information Hub on 08/25/19.

Report Address:
Poplar, CA *

Latitude: 36.05142
Longitude: -119.14309

Tulare County, CA

Census Tract: 06107003400

* Report is for a specific point in Poplar, CA. Results may not be the same for all points in Poplar, CA.

Program Eligibility
Program Rural?
CMS - Rural Health Clinics (RHC) Program YES The Rural Health Clinics Program requires that your location be outside an Urbanized Area as defined by the U.S. Census. (Please note there are additional location requirements for RHCs.)

This location is not in an Urbanized Area.
FORHP - Grant Programs NO This location is not eligible for Federal Office of Rural Health Policy grant programs.

It is not in a county or census tract that has been designated by FORHP as rural.
Common Rural Definitions
How Your Location is Defined
Census 2010, Percent Rural Information for Tulare County
  • Percent of County Population that is Rural: 15.48
Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs)
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Visalia-Porterville, CA Metro Area
  • CBSA ID: 47300
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) defined rural areas It is not in a county or census tract that has been designated by FORHP as rural.
Frontier and Remote Area (FAR) 2010 Not located in a Frontier and/or Remote area.
Rural Urban Commuting Areas (RUCAs) by census tract
  • RUCA Code: 3.0
  • Primary Description: Metropolitan area low commuting: primary flow 10% to 30% to a UA
Rural Urban Continuum Codes (RUCCs) RUCCs are assigned at the county level.

Information for Tulare County

  • RUCC Code: 2
  • RUCC Description: Metro - Counties in metro areas of 250,000 to 1 million population
Urban Influence Codes (UICs) 2013 Information for Tulare County
  • Urban Influence Code: 2
  • UIC Description: Small-in a metro area with fewer than 1 million residents
Urbanized Areas / Urban Clusters Considered urban - located within an Urbanized Area or Urban Cluster.
  • Urbanized Area/Cluster Name: Poplar-Cotton Center, CA Urban Cluster
  • UA/UC Number: 70815
Shortage Designations

For data sources and definitions, see the Rural Classifications help section.

The information provided by this service addresses only the rural aspect of a program's requirements. Your Am I Rural? report is not a guarantee of your rural status. Please check with the program contacts directly to verify your eligibility for specific federal programs.