Am I Rural? – Report

Report produced by the Rural Health Information Hub on 12/12/19.

Report Address:
Talbot County *

Latitude: 38.74913
Longitude: -76.17857

Talbot County, MD

Census Tract: 24041960600

* Report is for a specific point in Talbot County. Results may not be the same for all points in Talbot County.

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 YES This location is eligible for Federal Office of Rural Health Policy grant programs.

Talbot County, MD has been designated by FORHP as rural.
Common Rural Definitions
How Your Location is Defined
Census 2010, Percent Rural Information for Talbot County
  • Percent of County Population that is Rural: 54.66
Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs)
  • CBSA Type: Micropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Easton, MD Micro Area
  • CBSA ID: 20660
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) defined rural areas Talbot County, MD 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: 5.0
  • Primary Description: Micropolitan high commuting: primary flow 30% or more to a large UC
Rural Urban Continuum Codes (RUCCs) RUCCs are assigned at the county level.

Information for Talbot County

  • RUCC Code: 6
  • RUCC Description: Nonmetro - Urban population of 2,500 to 19,999, adjacent to a metro area
Urban Influence Codes (UICs) 2013 Information for Talbot County
  • Urban Influence Code: 3
  • UIC Description: Micropolitan adjacent to a large metro area
Urbanized Areas / Urban Clusters Not located in an Urbanized Area or Urban Cluster.
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.