Chapter 13.9 Suburban Sprawl
How Suburban Sprawl affects Suburban Communities
The Peripheral Model
North American urban areas follow the Peripheral model. According to this model a urban area consists of an inner city surrounded by large suburban residential and business areas tied together by a beltway or ring road.
Attractions of Suburbs
90% of people prefer the suburbs of the inner city. It has detach single family home instead of large apartment. Space to park cars. Good distance to good schools.