Underground Storage Tank (UST) facilities 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 understand the communities near UST facilities, EPA collected data on the population living within three, one, and a quarter mile(s) of UST facilities.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 181,291 Active UST Facilities (PDF)(3 pp, 318 K,
Population data is from the 2015-2018 American Community Survey. Facilities are as of late-2018 to mid-2019 depending on state data.