Rural Viability Index: A Tool for Assessing Rural Communities
Project AdvisorKerr, Deborah
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ClientTexas Office for Rural Community Affairs
DescriptionThis report describes, analyzes, and contains a tool designed to provide local leaders and citizens with a way to assess the status of a variety of elements within their community. The tool, named the Rural Viability Index, offers communities the opportunity to identify possible options for current and future community planning.
Bearden, Christi; Cruz, Nelda; Heinsohn, Heidi; Kuzaro, Jami; Norton, Keller; Richardson, Willis; Wood, Meghan (2004). Rural Viability Index: A Tool for Assessing Rural Communities. Available electronically from