Am I Rural? – Report

Report produced by the Rural Health Information Hub on 11/25/20.

Report Address:
84539, UT *

Latitude: 39.55136
Longitude: -110.38588

Carbon County, UT

Census Tract: 49007000600

* Report is for a specific point in 84539, UT. Results may not be the same for all points in 84539, UT.

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.

Carbon County, UT has been designated by FORHP as rural.
Common Rural Definitions
How Your Location is Defined
Census 2010, Percent Rural Information for Carbon County
  • Percent of County Population that is Rural: 33.71
Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs)
  • CBSA Type: Micropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Price, UT Micro Area
  • CBSA ID: 39220
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) defined rural areas Carbon County, UT has been designated by FORHP as rural.
Frontier and Remote Area (FAR) 2010
  • FAR Level: 2
  • FAR Description: Areas where the majority of the populations lives 60 minutes or more from Urbanized Areas (50,000 or more population) and 45 minutes or more from Urban Clusters (25,000-49,999 population). Note: Urbanized Areas and Urban Clusters are defined by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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 Carbon County

  • RUCC Code: 7
  • RUCC Description: Nonmetro - Urban population of 2,500 to 19,999, not adjacent to a metro area
Urban Influence Codes (UICs) 2013 Information for Carbon County
  • Urban Influence Code: 8
  • UIC Description: Micropolitan not adjacent to a 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.