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Hazards Grocery Stores Mitigation / 1,000 population (2009) Plan Status

Food Desert Locations (towns and cities)

Percentage of Towns and Cities Considered Food Deserts

Clinton

22

0.27

Clinton, Dannemora, Ellenburg

20%

Essex

21

0.56

Minerva, Newcomb, North Hudson

17%

Franklin

14

0.28

Bangor, Brandon, Dickinson, Moira, Santa Clara, Waverly

30%

Hamilton

3

0.61

Arietta, Benson, Hope, Lake Pleasant, Morehouse, Wells

67%

Jefferson

26

0.22

None

0%

Lewis

5

0.2

Croghan, Diana, Greig, Lewis, Leyden, Lyonsdale, Martinsburg, Montague, New Bremen, Osceola, Turin, Watson, West Turin

76%

St. Lawrence

30

0.28

Brasher, De Kalb, De Peyster, Edwards, Fowler, Hammond, Hermon, Hopkinton, Lawrence, Macomb, Morristown

45%

121 0.35 (avg.)

46 Towns and Cities

34%

TOTAL

table 4-5

Grocery Store Data for the North Country Region Source: Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food Environment Atlas.

http://www.ers.usda.gov/data-products/food-environment-atlas/go-to-theatlas USDA Economic Research Service Food Desert Locations

http://www.ers.usda.gov/data-products/food-desert-locator/go-to-the-locator.aspx

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