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Urban areas (Vwu)

Definition
Areas designated by the Bureau of Census meeting certain criteria of population size or density with a population of 50,000 or more. Also, a community with a population of 5000 persons or more. Also, relating to a city, town, community, or other highly developed, heavily populated concentration of residence, commerce, and industry; as differentiated from rural. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Socioeconomic areas (Vw)
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Business districts (Vwub)
Cities and towns (Vwuc)
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Countries (Vwa)
States (Vwb)
Counties (Vwc)
Regions (Vwq)
Rural areas (Vwr)
Residential areas (Vwv)
Communities (Vww)
Industrial areas (Vwx)
Workplaces (Vwy)