Nebraska Rural TEA
The Definition of a RURAL TEA:
- An area not located within a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) as designated by the Office of Management and Budget;
- Or the outer boundary of any city or town having a population of 20,000 or more based on the most recent census.
What does a rural TEA mean for industry professionals and investors?
The RIA Act of 2022 created a unique set aside for areas designated as RURAL.
A project that is located in a rural TEA qualifies for priority processing of Form I-526 by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. These investors will qualify for set-aside visas from the rural TEA classification, which makes up 20% of the yearly allocation of EB-5 visas.
NEBRASKA ECONOMY: The Bureau of Economic Analysis estimates of Nebraska's gross state product in 2010 was $89.8 billion. Nebraska has a large agriculture sector, and is a major producer of beef, pork, wheat, corn (maize), soybeans, and sorghum.Other important economic sectors include freight transport (by rail and truck), manufacturing, telecommunications, information technology, and insurance.
RURAL TEA COUNTIES IN NEBRASKA:
INTERACTIVE RURAL TEA MAP