Am I Rural? – Report

Report produced by the Rural Health Information Hub on 05/28/22.

Report Address:
Skagit County *

Latitude: 48.48262
Longitude: -121.80435

Census Tract: 53057951100
(Based on 2019 boundaries)

Skagit County, WA

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

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.

Census Tract 53057951100 in Skagit County, WA has been designated by FORHP as rural. (For FY22 grant cycle)
Common Rural Definitions
How Your Location is Defined
Census 2010, Percent Rural Information for Skagit County
  • Percent of County Population that is Rural: 29.02
Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs)
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metro Area
  • CBSA ID: 34580
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) defined rural areas Census Tract in Skagit County, WA 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: 10.0
  • Primary Description: Rural areas: primary flow to a tract outside a UA or UC (including self)
Rural Urban Continuum Codes (RUCCs) RUCCs are assigned at the county level.

Information for Skagit County

  • RUCC Code: 3
  • RUCC Description: Metro - Counties in metro areas of fewer than 250,000 population
Urban Influence Codes (UICs) 2013 Information for Skagit County
  • Urban Influence Code: 2
  • UIC Description: Small-in a metro area with fewer than 1 million residents
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.