An urban area, or built-up area, is a human settlement with a high population density and infrastructure of built environment.Urban areas are created through urbanization and are categorized by urban morphology as cities, towns, conurbations or suburbs.
From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia An urban area is an area where many people live and work close together. The population density is higher than in the surrounding area. It is where buildings are close together.
An urbanized area (UA) is an urban area with population over 50,000; an urban cluster (UC) has population less than 50,000. An urbanized area may serve as the core of a metropolitan statistical area, while an urban cluster may be the core of a micropolitan statistical area. The list includes urban areas with a population of at least 50,000.
Look up Urban, urban, or urbanite in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Urban means "related to a city". In that sense, the term may refer to: Urban area, geographical area distinct from rural areas
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An aire urbaine is an INSEE statistical concept describing a core of urban development and the extent of its commuter activity.
The aire urbaine is built from France's nationwide interlocking administrative commune municipalities: when a commune has over 2000 inhabitants and contains a centre of dense construction, it is combined with other adjoining communes fulfilling the same criteria to become a single unité urbaine; if an urban unit offers over 10,000 jobs and its economical development is enough to draw more than 40% of the population of a nearby municipalities as commuters, it becomes a pôle urbain and the ...
In France, multiple words exist to define various kinds of urban area. One of the first words used was the word agglomération, which was first used to deal with a group of people. The word was used, for instance, in a law from 5 April 1884, in which Article 98 gives the mayor police power, meaning authority over the city, but only within the agglomération. That law was used as a legal precedent in 1907 to forbid a mayor from setting a speed limit on the road next to a farm, considering ...
A metropolitan area or metro is a region consisting of a densely populated urban core and its less-populated surrounding territories under the same administrative jurisdiction, sharing industries, commercial areas, transport network, infrastructures and housing.
The urban area includes parts of the Bolsover District, parts of the Derbyshire Dales and parts of North East Derbyshire. The urban area is covered by the M1 Motorway and the A61, A617 and A619 Roads where they join near the center of Chesterfield. The urban area includes the towns of Bolsover, Clay Cross, Dronfield, Eckington and Staveley.
The contiguous urban area (formally, "built-up area") is mostly inside the Borough of Telford and Wrekin but does include a few areas outside the borough, such as Broseley. The area also includes the towns of Dawley, Oakengates, Wellington and Madeley which are already part of the larger town of Telford.
Define urban area. urban area synonyms, urban area pronunciation, urban area translation, English dictionary definition of urban area. n a city area considered as the ...
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