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What factors control urban land use patterns?

Factors that affect urban land use

Transport technology- speed and efficiency of urban transport affects the
size of an urban area, and the opportunities for commuting. Cities in Europe
are more compact as they rely on public transport where as cities in the…

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Based on Chicago in the 1920's describes a expanding city due to
in-migration. The expansion of the urban area is due to the processes of
invasion and succession. Immigrants first settled in cheap housing near
the city centre, displacing existing residents who moved out to the next
zone. This process…

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