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Table 2 Land use zoning categories aggregated from Philadelphia Zoning Code

From: Fine-scale spatial variability of heat-related mortality in Philadelphia County, USA, from 1983-2008: a case-series analysis

Zoning Category Description
Low Density Residential Suburban, single-family, detached households with lawns
Mid Density Residential Semi-detached or attached households with some green space
High Density Residential Attached households with minimal or no green space
Recreational Parks and protected natural areas
Industrial All industrial complexes, stockyards, or ports
Commercial Center-city office buildings, retails centers, corner shops
Mixed-Use Strip malls, movie theaters, stadiums, hospitals, colleges, condominiums