Am I Rural? – Report

Report produced by the Rural Health Information Hub on 06/16/21.

Report Address:
Bristol Bay Borough *

Latitude: 58.72964
Longitude: -156.957

Census Tract: 02060000100
(Based on 2019 boundaries)

Bristol Bay Borough, AK

* Report is for a specific point in Bristol Bay Borough. Results may not be the same for all points in Bristol Bay Borough.

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.

Bristol Bay Borough, AK has been designated by FORHP as rural.
Common Rural Definitions
How Your Location is Defined
Census 2010, Percent Rural Information for Bristol Bay Borough
  • Percent of County Population that is Rural: 100
Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs) Nonmetropolitan - not located in a metropolitan or micropolitan area.
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) defined rural areas Bristol Bay Borough, AK has been designated by FORHP as rural.
Frontier and Remote Area (FAR) 2010
  • FAR Level: 4
  • FAR Description: Areas where the majority of the population 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); and 30 minutes or more Urban Clusters (10,000-24,999 population); and 15 minutes or more from Urban Clusters (2,500-9,999 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: 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 Bristol Bay Borough

  • RUCC Code: 9
  • RUCC Description: Nonmetro - Completely rural or less than 2,500 urban population, not adjacent to a metro area
Urban Influence Codes (UICs) 2013 Information for Bristol Bay Borough
  • Urban Influence Code: 12
  • UIC Description: Noncore not adjacent to a metro/micro area and does not contain a town of at least 2,500 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.