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Public-images-osm logo.svg residential = urban
Apartment Building.JPG
Residential area with multistory buildings. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Landuse
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should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Status: in use

residential=urban is a subtag of landuse=residential and is used to specify residential areas with multistory residential buildings (buildings with tag building=apartments). Such areas usually have certain infrastructure for residents like playgrounds, sports grounds, service buildings (building=service like electrical substations), service ways leading from streets to residential buildings etc.

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