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An urban settlement is a concentrated settlement that is part of an urban area. It is an area with high density of human-created structures.

  • Municipal urban settlement, a type of subdivision such as Cape Town in Western Cape
  • Urban settlement, an unofficial designation for a certain type of urban locality used in some of the republics of Africa such as Southern Africa.
  • Municipal urban settlement, a type of municipal formation in Russia
  • Rural settlement [ru], a synonym for urban localities in Democratic Republic of Congo.
  • Urban-type settlement, an official designation for a certain type of urban locality used in some of the former republics of the Soviet Union

It consists of various towns:- Administrative town Defence town Cultural town Industrial town Junction town

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