Living and Learning in a Small Farm Town
Provides information about smart growth strategies for small towns and rural communities and links to EPA and other resources.
Fractured communities must move past nostalgia and hopes for a presidential savior.
As young people increasingly move to cities, what happens to the people and places they leave behind?
The population in U.S. nonmetropolitan (nonmetro) counties stood at 46.2 million in July 2015—14 percent of U.S. residents spread across 72 percent of the Nation's land area. Nonmetro population decli
William H. Frey explains why new population estimates for the nation’s counties and metropolitan areas do not look good for much of small town America.
When Tanner Nelson left his tiny hometown of Bertrand in south central Nebraska for Lincoln and a college degree, he didn’t believe anyone raised in a city would embrace rural life as he did.
The Nebraska Community Foundation (NCF) partners with community leaders to inspire charitable giving, prudently manage financial resources and make strategic investments for the prosperity of our peop