Alabama, 2000; 2000 Census of Population and Housing. Summary Population and Housing Characteristics

Alabama, 2000; 2000 Census of Population and Housing. Summary Population and Housing Characteristics

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 2002-07-25 edition. Excerpt: ...defined by the federal Office of Management and Budget, following a set of official standards that are published in a Federal Register Notice. These standards were developed by the interagency Federal Executive Committee on Metropolitan Areas, with the aim of producing definitions that are as consistent as possible for all MAs nationwide. Each MA must contain either a place with a minimum population of S0.000 or a U.S. Census Bureau-defined urbanized area and a total MA population of at least 100.000 (7S,000 in New England). An MA contains one or more central counties. An MA also may include one or more outlying counties that have close economic and social relationships with the central county. An outlying county must have a specified level of commuting to the central counties and also must meet certain standards regarding metropolitan character, such as population density. urban population, and population growth. ln New England, MAs consist of groupings of cities and county subdivisions (mostly towns) rather than whole counties. The territory. population, and housing units in MAs are referred to as "metropolitan," The metropolitan category is subdivided into "inside central city" and "outside central city." The territory. population, and housing units located outside territory designated "metropolitan" are referred to as "nonmetropolitan," The metropolitan and nonmetropolitan classification cuts across the other hierarchies; for example, generally there are both urban and rural territory within both metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas. To meet the needs of various users, the standards provide for a flexible structure of metropolitan definitions that classify each MA either as a...show more

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  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 227g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236573811
  • 9781236573810