Village

A village in Strochitsy, Belarus, 2008.
A village in Pornainen, Finland
An alpine village in the Lötschental Valley, Switzerland
A berber village in Ourika valley, High Atlas, Morocco
The old village of Hollókő, Nógrád, Hungary (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Mollösund, an example of a common village in Sweden and the Nordics.
A typical rural peasant Indian village in Rajasthan, India
A village in Pakistani Kashmir's Neelum Valley "Dosut"
A typical small village in Hainan, China
Shirakawa-gō, Gifu, Japan
Lug, village in northern Serbia
Kovachevitsa, a village in southern Bulgaria
The village of Kichkalnya, Tatarstan
Mayaky Village, Donetsk, Ukraine
Saint-Cirq-Lapopie in Lot is one of "The Most Beautiful Villages in France".
The village of Collina, part of the Forni Avoltri municipality, in Friuli, Italy
The main street of the village of Castle Combe, Wiltshire, England
Kilmaurs in East Ayrshire, Scotland
Bisley, Gloucestershire, a village in the Cotswolds
The village of Burrawang in New South Wales, Australia
A Newfoundland fishing village
A church in Newfane, Vermont
Oracle, Arizona is an unincorporated rural town often called a village in local media
A village in Kaita, Nigeria

Clustered human settlement or community, larger than a hamlet but smaller than a town , with a population typically ranging from a few hundred to a few thousand.

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A village in Strochitsy, Belarus, 2008.

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Eight exclaves of highly anomalous Cowley, all in Hillingdon, then in Middlesex.

Civil parish

Type of administrative parish used for local government.

Type of administrative parish used for local government.

Eight exclaves of highly anomalous Cowley, all in Hillingdon, then in Middlesex.
The two tiny exclaves of Enfield.
Burial exclave of the 1724-created St George Hanover Square in Paddington. It remains only in the C of E. Used for burials 1763–1852.<ref>It was sold in 1967 to the Utopian Housing Society who built 7 blocks, housing 300 flats and maisonettes, completed in 1973 having communal woodland gardens. Many of the site's mature trees, including a plane about 250 years old and a red oak, were retained; see http://londongardensonline.org.uk/gardens-online-record.php?ID=WST100</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.achurchnearyou.com/church/15772/|title = St George's Hanover Square}}</ref>
Map of the other main enclaves and exclaves in Middlesex.

In many cases small settlements, today popularly termed villages, localities or suburbs, are in a single parish which had one original church, the smallest of which continue to be widely called hamlets.

The village head of Kabanjahe in the Dutch East Indies in the 1930s

Village head

Community leader of a village or a small town.

Community leader of a village or a small town.

The village head of Kabanjahe in the Dutch East Indies in the 1930s

The village headman is the person appointed to administer an area that is often a single village.

Communes of France ending with -ville

Ville

French word nowadays meaning "city" or "town", but its meaning in the Middle Ages was "farm" and then "village".

French word nowadays meaning "city" or "town", but its meaning in the Middle Ages was "farm" and then "village".

Communes of France ending with -ville

The derivative suffix -ville is commonly used in names of cities, towns and villages, particularly throughout France, Canada and the United States.

Information sign at the boundary of Barangay Socorro in Quezon City listing the barangay's officials

Barangay

Information sign at the boundary of Barangay Socorro in Quezon City listing the barangay's officials
Maybo Barangay Hall in Boac, Marinduque
Sulop Barangay Hall
Mariki Barangay Hall in Zamboanga City

A barangay (abbreviated as Brgy. or Bgy.), historically referred to as barrio (abbreviated as Bo.), is the smallest administrative division in the Philippines and is the native Filipino term for a village, district, or ward.

The parishes of England, as of December 2021.

Parish council (England)

Parish councils are civil local authorities found in England which are the lowest tier of local government.

Parish councils are civil local authorities found in England which are the lowest tier of local government.

The parishes of England, as of December 2021.
A parish office, Sawtry. Only larger parishes have these.
War Memorial looked after by St Bees Parish Council
Parish council office and hall, Selston
A parish council community centre, Ackworth, West Yorkshire
Samborne village green. Parish councils are quite often the custodians of common land and village greens.
Allotments in the rural village of Jordans, Bucks.
A typical parish notice board, which is the usual "noticeable place" where official notices are posted.
The historic council chamber, Much Wenlock, dating from 1577 and still in use today by the town council

Civil parish councils were formed in England under the reforming Local Government Act 1894 to take over local oversight of civic duties in rural towns and villages from the vestry committee.

Urban structure of Sortavala, a town in Republic of Karelia, Russia

Classification of inhabited localities in Russia

The classification system of inhabited localities in Russia and some other post-Soviet states has certain peculiarities compared with the classification systems in other countries.

The classification system of inhabited localities in Russia and some other post-Soviet states has certain peculiarities compared with the classification systems in other countries.

Urban structure of Sortavala, a town in Republic of Karelia, Russia
Vyborg, a town in Leningrad Oblast

Selos (село, selo; pl. сёла, syola), villages (historically, ones with an Orthodox church).

Districts of India

Administrative divisions of Brunei

Districts of India

The administrative divisions of Brunei mainly consist of daerah (districts), mukim (subdistricts) and kampung or kampong (villages).

Example villages in Mukim of Melilas

Villages of Brunei

Third and lowest administrative division of Brunei.

Third and lowest administrative division of Brunei.

Example villages in Mukim of Melilas
Map of Brunei Areas

A village is generally the traditional rural settlement, in particular in the sense of a kampong or Malay traditional village, but it may also be an urbanised settlement within or near the capital city or a town, or part of the public housing estates.

Vesyegonsk

Town and the administrative center of Vesyegonsky District in Tver Oblast, Russia.

Town and the administrative center of Vesyegonsky District in Tver Oblast, Russia.

Due to this, the town was moved 0.5 km from the original location and downgraded in status to that of an urban-type settlement; the administrative center of the district was moved to the selo of Ovinishche.

The main square of Saifi Village in Centre Ville, Beirut, Lebanon

Urban village

Urban village is an urban development typically characterized by medium-density housing, mixed use zoning, good public transit and an emphasis on pedestrianization and public space.

Urban village is an urban development typically characterized by medium-density housing, mixed use zoning, good public transit and an emphasis on pedestrianization and public space.

The main square of Saifi Village in Centre Ville, Beirut, Lebanon

The concept uses the social and physical morphology of the traditional rural village as an inspiration for creating better functioning communities.