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Developed Land "Top Ten" States

 
Rank Acres of Developed Land in 1997 Percent Non-Federal Land that was Developed Land in 1997 Total Acres of Land Developed, 1992-1997

1

Texas

New Jersey

Texas

2

California

Rhode Island

Georgia

3

Florida

Massachusetts

Florida

4

Pennsylvania

Connecticut

California

5

Georgia

Puerto Rico

Pennsylvania

6

North Carolina

Maryland

North Carolina

7

Ohio

Delaware

Tennessee

8

Michigan

Florida

Ohio

9

New York

Pennsylvania

Michigan

10

Illinois

Ohio

South Carolina

Source:1997 National Resources Inventory, revised December 2000