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suburb

An outlying residential area some distance from a city's core.

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Prior's Park, or, more properly, the surrounding district of Holinwall, was a country seat that had become a suburb; having once had only a dependent village at its doors, it now found outside all its doors the signals of the expansion of London.
In the village or suburb outside there's an inn with the sign of St.
(14) Just as blue-collar whites in suburbs like South Gate and San Leandro maintained a strong working-class identity while simultaneously developing a language of property-based individual rights, middle-class blacks reinforced their racial and community solidarity while also embracing the suburban ethos of homeownership and individual upward mobility.
Some newspaper television reviewers took it a little too seriously, declaring that the women of suburbs everywhere are living on the edge of reason because suburbia is so fundamentally boring.
Wealthier Asians tend to live in the suburbs and are employed in professional, high-paying jobs that African Americans don't have.
Vacancy fell, absorption outpaced completions by a wide margin, the construction pipeline remained subdued, and average rental rates rose modestly for Class A and B space in central business districts and suburbs.
To the horror of certain prominent commentators (and the delight of others), the suburbs are the definitive Australian urban landscape.
Poverty has moved to the suburbs. Or, more accurately, poverty has expanded to the suburbs.
Reclaim NW Suburbs is hosting a follow-up visioning meeting, "Turning Vision into Action", on Tuesday, July 30, to review and prioritize the visions and related issues conveyed by northwest suburban residents as the most important to them at its earlier visioning meeting on June 24.
We work hard to maintain what we have, but the sprawl mentality of housing development makes it harder for us, and it will be a huge issue down the road if the country doesn't figure out what us and other suburbs are dealing with these days."
People move to the suburbs for a better life that are a combination of nice houses, good schools, safe communities.