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Urban area

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  1. an area with an increased density of human-created structures in comparison to the areas surrounding it

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 23, 2008
  2. may be cities, towns or conurbations, but the term is not commonly extended to rural settlements such as villages and hamlets

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  3. are created and further developed by the process of urbanization

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  4. Measuring the extent of an urbanized area helps in analyzing population density and urban sprawl, and in determining urban and rural populations (Cubillas 2007)

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  5. Unlike an urban area, a metropolitan area includes not only the urban area, but also satellite cities plus intervening rural land that is socio-economically connected to the urban core city, typically by employment ties through commuting, with the ur

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