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What does UZA stand for?

UZA stands for UrbaniZed Area (Federal Highway Administration)

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Some 75% of the homes are located in urbanized areas, with average occupation of 3.
The resulting 12-category system continues to use the same standard geographic concepts found in the original eight locale codes, but now prioritizes an urban approach that combines both population size and distance from an urbanized area.
In urban areas, anywhere from thirty to forty percent of the rainfall runs right into whatever stream is in the area, and in heavily urbanized areas it can be more than fifty percent," he explains (by comparison, he says, the amount of runoff in subsaturated woodlands is often less than 5%).
The tree cover across the city varies widely; the urbanized area, within its beltway, has a 32 percent canopy, thanks to an initiative to retain woody wetlands, while the growing southeast portion recorded tree cover of just 10 percent.