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RUPRI's Center for Applied Research and Environmental Systems (CARES) works with the Rural Assistance Center to provide access to maps on rural topics.

Each map is available in a printable format and can also be customized for use in grant proposals and other publications. You can customize maps to show just your state or region, display county borders, show additional data, and more. To learn how to use this feature, please see Custom Map Tips.

For additional information about RAC maps please contact RAC.
Phone: 1-800-270-1898
Email: info@raconline.org


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Online Library: Maps - Rural-relevant maps from a variety of sources.

RAC Maps

Maps are available on the following topic areas:

Additional maps are available by topic on RAC's Topic Guides.

Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs)

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Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs)
Printable map that shows the location of CAHs nationwide by state. Data source: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Disability Status

Disability Status

Disability Status
Printable map that shows the percent of population with disabilities nationwide by county. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 1-Year Estimates, 2010.

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Education Levels

High School Graduates

High School Graduates
Printable map that shows the percent of population with a high school diploma or higher educational attainment nationwide by county. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2007-2011 ACS 5-year estimates.

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Elderly

Older Adults

Older Adults
Printable map that shows the percent of population who are 65 years or older nationwide by county. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2010. 2010 Census Summary File 1.

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Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)

Federally Qualified Health Centers

Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
Printable map that shows the location of FQHCs nationwide by state. Data source: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, January 2014.

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Frontier

Frontier Counties

Frontier Counties
Printable map that shows the location of frontier counties nationwide. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010.

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Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) & Medically Underserved Areas/Populations (MUAs/MUPs)

For the most current HPSA/MUA/MUP data, please visit the HRSA Geospatial Data Warehouse.

Dental Health Designated Populations

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Dental Health, Designated Populations
Printable map that shows nationwide the location and type of population that is underserved and designated as a dental HPSA. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Dental Health Clinician Priority Scores

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Dental Health, Clinician Priority Scores
Printable map that shows the clinician priority scores of dental HPSAs nationwide. These scores are used by the National Health Service Corps in determining priorities for assignment of clinicians. Scores range from 1 to 26, with higher scores having greater priority. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

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Dental Health Designated Type

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Dental Health, Designated Type
Printable map that shows the designated types of dental HPSAs nationwide by: Geographic Service Area, Population Group and Single County. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

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Dental Health HPSA Facility Clinician Priority Scores

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Dental Health HPSA Facility Clinician Priority Scores
Printable map that shows nationwide the location of dental health HPSA facilities and their HPSA facility clinician priority score. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Dental Health HPSA Facility Type

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Dental Health HPSA Facility Type
Printable map that shows the location and type of dental health HPSA facilities nationwide. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Mental Health Designated Populations

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Mental Health, Designated Populations
Printable map that shows nationwide the location and type of population that is underserved and designated as a mental health HPSA. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

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Mental Health Designated Populations

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Mental Health, Clinician Priority Scores
Printable map that shows the clinician priority scores of mental HPSAs nationwide. These scores are used by the National Health Service Corps in determining priorities for assignment of clinicians. Scores range from 1 to 25, with higher scores having greater priority. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Mental Health Designated Type

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Mental Health, Designated Type
Printable map that shows the designated types of mental health HPSAs nationwide by: Geographic Service Area, Population Group and Single County. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

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Mental Health HPSA Facility Clinician Priority Scores

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Mental Health HPSA Facility Clinician Priority Scores
Printable map that shows nationwide the location of mental health HPSA facilities and their HPSA facility clinician priority score. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Mental Health HPSA Facility Type

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Mental Health HPSA Facility Type
Printable map that shows the location and type of mental health HPSA facilities nationwide. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Primary Health Care Designated Populations

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Primary Health Care, Designated Populations
Printable map that shows nationwide the location and type of population that is underserved and designated as a primary health care HPSA. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Primary Health Care Clinician Priority Scores

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Primary Health Care, Clinician Priority Scores
Printable map that shows the clinician priority scores of primary health care HPSAs nationwide. Scores are used by the National Health Service Corps in determining priorities for assignment of clinicians. Scores range from 1 to 25, with higher scores having greater priority. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Primary Health Care Designated Type

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Primary Health Care, Designated Type
Printable map that shows the designated types of primary health care HPSAs nationwide by: Geographic Service Area, Population Group and Single County. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Primary Health HPSA Facility Clinician Priority Scores

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Primary Health HPSA Facility Clinician Priority Scores
Printable map that shows nationwide the location of primary health HPSA facilities and their HPSA facility clinician priority score. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

Primary Health HPSA Facility Type

Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) - Primary Health HPSA Facility Type
Printable map that shows the location and type of primary health HPSA facilities nationwide. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

Customize this map - See Custom Map Tips for options

MUA and MUP Designated Type

Medically Underserved Areas (MUAs) and Medically Underserved Populations (MUPs), Designated Type
Printable map that shows the designated type of MUAs and MUPs nationwide by state. Data source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions, January 2014.

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Long Term Care Facilities

Skilled Nursing Facilities

Skilled Nursing Facilities/Nursing Facilities (Dually Certified)
Printable map that shows the location of skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities that are dually certified nationwide by state. Data source: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, January 2014.

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Medicare Data

Medicare Mortality Rates

Medicare Mortality Rates
Printable map that shows the ASR-adjusted percentage of deaths among Medicare enrollees by hospital referral region nationwide. Data source: Dartmouth Atlas, 2007.

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Medicare Reimbursement

Medicare Reimbursement
Printable map that shows the total Medicare reimbursement per enrollee (Part A & B) by hospital referral region nationwide. Data source: Dartmouth Atlas, 2008.

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Selected Medical Discharge Rates

Selected Medical Discharge Rates
Printable map that shows all medical discharges per 1,000 Medicare enrollees by hospital referral region nationwide. Data source: Dartmouth Atlas, 2007.

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Minorities

Minority Populations

Minority Populations
Printable map that shows the percent of the U.S. population by county who are of a minority. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2010. 2010 Census Summary File 1.

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American Indian and Alaska Native Populations

American Indian and Alaska Native Population
Printable map that shows the percent of the U.S. population by county who are American Indian or Alaska Native. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2010. 2010 Census Summary File 1.

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Black or African American Populations

Black or African American Population
Printable map that shows the percent of the U.S. population by county who are Black or African American. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2010. 2010 Census Summary File 1.

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Hispanic/Latino Populations

Hispanic/Latino Populations
Printable map that shows the percent of the U.S. population by county who are Hispanic or Latino. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census. 2010 Census Summary File 1.

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Population Change

Population Change 2000-2010

Population Change 2000-2010
Printable map that shows the population change in the U.S. by county from 2000 to 2010. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census. Census Summary File 1.

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Poverty and Income Levels

Estimated Median Household Income

Estimated Median Household Income
Printable map that shows the estimated median household income nationwide by county. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates, 2011.

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Population in Poverty: All Ages by County

Estimated Percent of Population in Poverty: All Ages by County, 2011
Printable map that shows poverty status of all ages nationwide by county. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates, 2011.

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Population in Poverty: Under 18 by County

Estimated Percent of Population in Poverty: Under Age 18 by County, 2011
Printable map that shows poverty status of those under age 18 nationwide by county. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates, 2011.

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Population in Poverty: Age 5-17 by County

Estimated Percent of Population in Poverty: Age 5-17 by County, 2011
Printable map that shows poverty status of children 5 to 17-years old nationwide by county. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates, 2011.

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Population in Poverty: Age 5-17 by School District

Estimated Percent of Population in Poverty: Age 5-17 by School District, 2011
Printable map that shows poverty status of children 5 to 17-years old nationwide by school district. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates, 2011.

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Public Transportation

Public Transportation Use

Public Transportation Use
Printable map that shows the percentage of workers 16 years and older in the U.S. by county who use public transportation. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, 5-Year Estimates 2007-2011

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Rural Health Clinics (RHCs)

Rural Health Clinics

Rural Health Clinics (RHCs)
Printable map that shows the location of RHCs nationwide by state. Data source: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, January 2014.

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Uninsured

Health Insurance Coverage Status

Health Insurance Coverage Status
Printable map that shows percent of population without health insurance nationwide by county. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010.

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Youth

Youth Populations

Youth Populations
Printable map that shows the percent of population in the U.S. by county who are under 18 years of age. Data source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2010, 2010 Census Summary File 1.

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