The 2017 Access to Libraries Grade is based on rigorous analysis of both the proximity and the availability of libraries for an area. Learn where our data comes from.
|Access to Libraries Per Area||A measure of the proximity (per square mile) of libraries.||Institute of Museum and Library Services||50.0%|
|Access to Libraries Per Capita||A measure of the availability (per capita) of offices of libraries.||Institute of Museum and Library Services||50.0%|
Statistics obtained from the U.S. Census represent the most recent data available.
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