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The _______________ ______________ _______________ takes up less than 1 percent of the urban land area, yet contains a large percentage of the services offered in the city.
Central business district
What are the three types of services the CBD is divided into?
Public, Business, and Consumer Services
City hall, courts, county and state agencies, and libraries are examples of places in what type of services?
Advertising agencies, banks, financial institutions, and law firms are examples of places in what type of services?
_________________ services are centrally located for ease of accessibility to all residents
________________ services are proximity to other service providers for businesses promotes collaboration and face-to-face meetings.
Historically, three types of retail services are clustered in a CBD.
Retailers with _________ threshold
Retailers with a _________ range
Retailers that served people who worked in the ___________.
What is an urban area with at least 50,000 inhabitants?
What is an urban area with between 2,500 and 50,000 inhabitants?
What is the process of legally adding land area to a city?
US tends to become less and less dense as one ventures farther from the city's center; this phenomenon is known as the ______________ ________________.
Most US metropolitan areas have a council of ____________________, which is a cooperative agency consisting of various local government representatives.
The US Bureau of the Census has created a method of measuring the function area of a city, known as the ___________________ ___________________ _________ (MSA)
Metropolitan statistical area
The ___________________ ________________ _________ (MSA) includes
An ______________ area with a population of at least 50,000
The county within which the city is location
Adjacent counties with a high ___________________ density and a large percentage of residents working in the central's city's county.
Metropolitan statistical area, urbanized, population
What is housing reserved for low-income households, who must pay 30 percent of their income for rent?
A housing _____________, established by the local government, manages the buildings, and the federal government pays for all expenses not covered by rent
What is the process by which middle class people move into deteriorated inner-city neighborhoods and renovate the housing?
Most US cities have at least ______ substantially renovated inner-city neighborhood where middle class people live.
Middle class families are attracted by some of the following:
-Houses may have more architectural ____________ than those in the suburbs
-Proximity to ____________ and recreational activities
-Commuting time ____________ to CBD
Character, culture, reduced
Inner-city residents are frequently referred to as permanent ___________________, because they are trapped in an unending cycle of economic and social problems
When borrowers cease paying their mortgages, leaders can take over the property in what is called a ___________________.
Housing market collapse in _________ was one of principal causes of the severe recession.
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