May 22, 2018

What Unites and Divides Urban, Suburban and Rural Communities

Acknowledgments

Pew Research Center received invaluable advice in developing the questionnaire and exploring definitions of urban, suburban and rural communities from Katherine J. Cramer, Professor of Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Jed Kolko, Chief Economist, Indeed; Whitney Kimball Coe, Director, National Programs at the Center for Rural Strategies and Coordinator of the National Rural Assembly; Bill Bishop, Founding Co-Editor and Contributing Editor, Daily Yonder; and John Iceland, Professor of Sociology and Demography, Pennsylvania State University.

This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals. Find related reports online at www.pewresearch.org/socialtrends.

Kim Parker, Director, Social Trends Research
Juliana Horowitz, Associate Director, Research
Anna Brown, Research Analyst
Richard Fry, Senior Economist
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Anthony Cilluffo, Research Assistant
Nikki Graf, Research Associate
Claudia Deane, Vice President, Research
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