Brownfield sites exist in thousands of communities across the United States ranging from remote to large urban settings. Many of them are located in economically distressed communities.
To help describe who benefits from our Brownfields Program, EPA collected data on the population living within three, one, and half mile(s) of Brownfield sites that received EPA funding.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Population Surrounding 27,030 Brownfield Sites That Received EPA Funding (PDF)(3 pp, 322 K,
Population data is from the 2015-2018 American Community Survey. Sites are as of FY 2019.