Access to Golf Courses

The 2017 Access to Golf Courses Grade is based on rigorous analysis of both the proximity and the availability of golf courses for an area. Learn where our data comes from.

Factors Considered

Factor Description Source Weight
Access to Golf Courses Per Area A measure of the proximity (per square mile) of golf courses. U.S. Census 50.0%
Access to Golf Courses Per Capita A measure of the availability (per capita) of golf courses. U.S. Census 50.0%

Statistics obtained from the U.S. Census represent the most recent data available.

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