[Tagging] RFC: place=quarter, Parts of settlements, proposed hierarchy: suburb -> quarter -> neighbourhood

Nathan Edgars II neroute2 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 28 00:59:39 BST 2011


On 9/27/2011 7:15 PM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> They can overlap and maybe also be contained one within another, but
> if there is some entity which contains several neighbourhoods it could
> get another tag even if this part would in some language/context be
> called "neighbourhood" as well. It's not really about the words, it
> could be level1, level2 and level3 as well. Upper Manhattan is not on
> the same level as is Harlem, is it?

There's no consistent "same level" here. If you split Manhattan into 
three strips, Upper Manhattan is on the same level as Midtown. But if 
you go into slightly finer divisions, Harlem and Midtown are on the same 
level.



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