The Food Retail Landscape Across Rural America
Examines changing food retailer trends from 1990 to 2015 in rural areas, discussing food access issues, economic challenges, and health impacts. Provides county-level maps indicating numbers of food retailers and grocery stores, and compares store types and numbers of food retailers for rural, nonmetro large urban, and nonmetro small urban counties.
Alexander Stevens, Clare Cho, Metin Cakir, Xiangwen Kong, Michael Boland
USDA Economic Research Service
Access · Community and economic development · Food security and nutrition · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data