Template for the Places section in the Map Features page. Use the default English text or use the template arguments for your translations
==Usage== All parameters are optional. By default, text is in English. English writers shall write their comments in the template itself (avoiding double edition). Other languages are translated in template arguments, not in the template itself. == section header == |name= (section header line) |description= (displayed between the two tables; optional) == One key/value row == |place:key= |city:value= |city:desc= |city:render= |city:photo= }}
|place||continent|| One of the continents: Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, Australia
(from largest in size to smallest)
|place||country||country (on areas and ways, border_type=nation is used instead)|
|place||city||As defined by national/state/provincial government. Often over 100,000 people|
|place||town||As defined by national/state/provincial government. Generally smaller than a city, between 10,000 and 100,000 people|
|place||village||As defined by national/state/provincial government. Generally smaller than a town, below 10,000 people|
|place||hamlet||As defined by national/state/provincial government. Generally smaller than a village, just a few houses|
|place||suburb||Named area of town or city. Often a suburb is its own municipality, with separate government, and should be tagged as such.|
|place||locality||An unpopulated, named place.|
|place||island||identifies an island (see also natural=land), also consider place=islet for very small islands|
See OSM_tags_for_routing for the guideline to automatic interpretation of this tag.
See also the FAQ for a description how to use areas and nodes when tagging a place.
|place_name||User Defined||Only for areas. For nodes use 'name' instead (see Notes). It may do no harm to use both, though.|
|place_numbers||User Defined||For property numbers. Note: Most people now use the Karlsruhe Schema instead of this tag.|
|postal_code||User Defined||The postal code. Note: Most people now use the Karlsruhe Schema instead of this tag.|
|is_in||User Defined||For categorisation - for example place=suburb; name=Eccleshall; is_in=Sheffield,South Yorkshire,England,UK|
|population||Number||Number of inhabitants of the place. Among other things, it might be used in selecting which name to render at a given zoom level at what font size.|
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