Table 1

Description of Case Study Communities

Community

Total Population to nearest 100

Population Density (persons per square mile)

Community Descriptor

Coalition Size in Planning Year


Rural Communities

A

1,300

3.6

Rural region in Northern California

13

B

1,600

5.7

Rural region in Northern California

7

C

5,700

4,042

Rural municipality in the Central Coast region

15

D

19,400

4,522

Rural municipality in the Central Valley

15

Urban Communities

E

50,200

6,440

Urban neighborhood in Southern California

10

F

55,00

2,370

Urban municipality in Southern California

33

G

68,000

12,141

Urban neighborhood in Southern California

42

H

130,000

3,983

Urban municipality in Northern California

16


Kegler et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:90   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-90

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