Economic Information Bulletin No. (EIB-209) 127 pp

May 2019

Understanding Low-Income and Low-Access Census Tracts Across the Nation: Subnational and Subpopulation Estimates of Access to Healthy Food

This report estimates access to food stores for subsets of the population. Data are also aggregated to the census-tract-level to show State and local estimates of low-income and low-access (LILA) census tracts.

Keywords: supermarkets, supercenters, grocery stores, low-income, food access, low-access, food deserts, healthy and affordable food, food assistance, State food access, metropolitan and micropolitan area food access

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