(noun) An area beyond the suburbs where wealthy and affluent individuals live.
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- Plural: exurbs
- An (noun) exurbanite lives in an (adjective) exurban area.
- bedroom community
- stockbroker belt
- urban renewal
- white flight
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How to Cite the Definition of Exurb
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “exurb.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 14, 2018 (https://sociologydictionary.org/exurb/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
exurb. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/exurb/
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MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“exurb.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 14 Dec. 2018. <https://sociologydictionary.org/exurb/>.