Am I Rural? – Report

Report produced by the Rural Health Information Hub on 05/17/21.

Report Address:
Missoula, MT *

Latitude: 46.87278
Longitude: -113.99625

Census Tract: 30063000300
(Based on 2019 boundaries)

Missoula County, MT

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

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 NO 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.)

Urban Area Name: Missoula, MT Urbanized Area
Urban Area Number: 57736
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.
(Based on 2019 boundaries)
Common Rural Definitions
How Your Location is Defined
Census 2010, Percent Rural Information for Missoula County
  • Percent of County Population that is Rural: 22.33
Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs)
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Missoula, MT Metro Area
  • CBSA ID: 33540
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: 1.0
  • Primary Description: Metropolitan area core: primary flow within an Urbanized Area (UA)
Rural Urban Continuum Codes (RUCCs) RUCCs are assigned at the county level.

Information for Missoula County

  • RUCC Code: 3
  • RUCC Description: Metro - Counties in metro areas of fewer than 250,000 population
Urban Influence Codes (UICs) 2013 Information for Missoula 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: Missoula, MT Urbanized Area
  • UA/UC Number: 57736
Shortage Designations

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