Area (subnational entity)


Area (subnational entity)

In addition to its other uses (see area), the word "area" may refer to any of the following types of subnational entities:

*Local Government Area
*Insular area
*Urban planning areas in Singapore
**Central Area
*Census Metropolitan Area
*National Recreation Area
*Lieutenancy area
*Metropolitan area
*Urban area
*Combined Statistical Area
*United States metropolitan area
*United States urban area
*Urban areas of New Zealand
*Area of Outstanding Natural BeautySee also: Staging area


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