Measuring Distress

A Tool for Economic Development

A fast simple way to calculate whether a county, region or neighborhood may meet grant thresholds for unemployment and income. Just select county or tract and the tool will create regions or neighborhoods based on your choices.

Note: The ability to draw tracts may take up to a minute to initialize. Please wait for the map to draw your tract after you make a selection.

Tract-Based Tool

Switch to the county-based tool

1. Select geography using the map and/or the dropdowns
State: County:
Tract Number:

You may select
up to 255 Tracts
Social & Economic