Rural Areas

Africa's Urbanizing, But Not How You Think

Urban growth isn't necessarily streaming in from the countryside.

Urbanites Read News Differently Than Their Rural Counterparts

For one thing, they're more interested in night clubs and restaurants.

The Surprising Spending Habits of India's Rural Population

For the first time in two decades, rural spending is growing faster than urban spending. How can this be?

Why the Amish Population Is Exploding

The number of Amish people in the U.S. has doubled in the last 20 years, and the sect is spreading across the United States.

Are Co-Ops the Future of Green Energy?

English community takes collective ownership of solar farm.

America's Urban-Rural Work Divide

Where we live dictates an awful lot about the type of work available to us.

No One Wants to Move to Vietnam’s New Cities

The five new cities outside of Hanoi are struggling to attract residents and businesses

As Minnesota's Cities Grow, Townships Fade Away

More and more townships are choosing to join up with cities

Free to Good Home: 456-Foot Steel Bridge

Kentucky tries to give away a historic bridge