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About USDA Rural Development

Rural businesses often turn to the USDA Rural Development unit of the Department of Agriculture for assistance of the financial and informational kind. USDA Rural Development works with private-sector and community-based groups to provide loans and grants to recipients who do business in rural areas, including cooperatives, non-profit corporations, and Indian tribes. It also supports residents and groups interested in the cooperative form of business. Job creation and healthy rural economic activity are among USDA Rural Development's main pursuits. The division has a $213 billion portfolio of loans.

USDA Rural Development

1400 INDEPENDENCE AVE SW
Washington, DC 20250-0002
Phone: 1 (202) 720-9540

Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
Employees (This Location): 1,000
Employees (All Locations): 6,000

Major Office Locations

Washington, DC