Socioeconomic Analysis

Sources of Regional Growth in Non-Metro Appalachia

The Sources of Growth project is part of a series of research efforts funded by the Appalachian Regional Commission to improve understanding of factors affecting economic growth in rural and distressed areas.

The Aging of Appalachia

This report uses data from Census 2000 to show how and why the age structure of the Appalachian population differs from the national average and varies within the Region.

Households and Families

This report analyzes trends in household and family structure in Appalachia from 1990 to 2000.