A metropolitan area is a large population center (commonly over 500,000) consisting of a large city and its adjacent zone of influence, or of several neighboring cities or towns and adjoining areas, with one or more large cities serving as its hub or hubs.
region consisting of a densely populated urban core and its less-populated but economically-linked surroundings
|Subclass of||human settlement,|
statistical territorial entity,
political territorial entity,
administrative territorial entity
This category has the following 8 subcategories, out of 8 total.
Pages in category "Metropolitan areas"
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