bedroom community


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bedroom community

See satellite community; also called a dormitory suburb.
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As these concepts are applied to this study, the successful promotion of community involvement in school closely aligns with the strength of bonding and bridging social capital that exists or is lacking between people living within a bedroom community.
Just 15 years ago, Santa Clarita was considered a bedroom community where young families, professionals and first-time home buyers could come and stretch their hard-earned dollars.
9% reflecting growth in the southwest portion of the county, which is developing into a bedroom community of Orlando.
In recent years, the area has experienced a significant influx of city dwellers who are drawn to the slower pace and lifestyle of this bedroom community.
Santa Clarita started out as a rural community and developed into a bedroom community.
The area has transformed from predominantly agricultural to a bedroom community of the Imperial Valley, anchored by multiple residential, master-planned developments.
When I first came out in 1985, I thought, this is a bedroom community, there are no blacks here.
Buellton is a bedroom community with the majority of the labor force commuting to work in three urban centers that provide a variety of employment opportunities.
The downtown power structure should take note: The days of relegating the Valley to merely an afterthought or a bedroom community are over.
The area is primarily a bedroom community serving Riverside and the greater Los Angeles labor markets.