Other Eligibility Criteria:
Rural areas with less than 20,000 residents according to the latest U.S. Census data
Loan repayment terms may not be longer than the useful life of the facility, state statutes, the applicants authority, or a maximum of 40 years, whichever is less. Interest rates are set by Rural Development.
Grant matching rates are between 25% and 85% depending on the size of the community and median household income. See the site for more details.