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Changing Intraurban Location of the Elderly and Access to Nutrition Services: A Case Study of Toledo, Ohio

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dc.creator Smith, Bruce W. en_US
dc.creator Hiltner, John en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2006-07-07T02:27:45Z
dc.date.available 2006-07-07T02:27:45Z
dc.date.issued 1988-12 en_US
dc.identifier.citation The Ohio Journal of Science. v88, n5 (December, 1988), 189-191 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0030-0950 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1811/23283
dc.description Author Institution: Department of Geography and Gerontology Program, Bowling Green State University en_US
dc.description.abstract Literature focusing on the intraurban location patterns of the elderly, based on 1970 and earlier data, generally suggests that they are concentrated in the inner city and have good access to services. Recent literature and data from the 1980 Census of Population and Housing suggest that the location of the elderly in urban areas is changing. In a case study of Toledo, Ohio, concentrations of elderly increased in the periphery of the city, while the inner city lost elderly between 1970 and 1980. Although Title III-C nutrition services are accessible now to the inner city residents, the periphery of the city is poorly served. en_US
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dc.title Changing Intraurban Location of the Elderly and Access to Nutrition Services: A Case Study of Toledo, Ohio en_US