bedroom community


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bedroom community

See satellite community; also called a dormitory suburb.
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Also, I focus on rural and urban features of community involvement in school, because the bedroom community of my study had a rural population, yet most of the residents of the bedroom community regularly commuted to a city for employment and entertainment and displayed urban-like tendencies.
The property is located in the affluent bedroom community of Manhasset on the North Shore of Long Island.
Situated as a bedroom community for nearby North Bay, and as a boating and fishing playground, the picturesque town of 3,100 hugging the southeast shore of Lake Nipissing is best known for producing the Dionne Quintuplets.
Salinas is in the grip of a chronic housing shortage made worse by the fact that the area is fast becoming a bedroom community for people who work in Silicon Valley and San Francisco far to the north.
One building at a time," West End strives to positively influence Roebling by bringing market-rate housing to this unique bedroom community.