Am I Rural? – Report

Report produced by the Rural Health Information Hub on 10/28/20.

Report Address:
Salina, KS *

Latitude: 38.84054
Longitude: -97.6097

Saline County, KS

Census Tract: 20169000100

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

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.

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.

Saline County, KS has been designated by FORHP as rural.
Common Rural Definitions
How Your Location is Defined
Census 2010, Percent Rural Information for Saline County
  • Percent of County Population that is Rural: 14.59
Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs)
  • CBSA Type: Micropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Salina, KS Micro Area
  • CBSA ID: 41460
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) defined rural areas Saline County, KS 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: 4.0
  • Primary Description: Micropolitan area core: primary flow within an Urban Cluster (UC) of 10,000 through 49,999 (large UC)
Rural Urban Continuum Codes (RUCCs) RUCCs are assigned at the county level.

Information for Saline County

  • RUCC Code: 5
  • RUCC Description: Nonmetro - Urban population of 20,000 or more, not adjacent to a metro area
Urban Influence Codes (UICs) 2013 Information for Saline County
  • Urban Influence Code: 8
  • UIC Description: Micropolitan not adjacent to a metro area
Urbanized Areas / Urban Clusters Considered urban - located within an Urbanized Area or Urban Cluster.
  • Urbanized Area/Cluster Name: Salina, KS Urban Cluster
  • UA/UC Number: 78283
Shortage Designations

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