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Feature Statistic Kosovo

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
38A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
7A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
47 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
440H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
128H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
104H.STMIintermittent stream
16H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
9H.RVNravine(s)a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge
4H.STMHheadwatersthe source and upper part of a stream, including the upper drainage basin
3H.STMXsection of stream
1H.WTRHwaterhole(s)a natural hole, hollow, or small depression that contains water, used by man and animals, especially in arid areas
1H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
1H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
1H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
1H.WADwadia valley or ravine, bounded by relatively steep banks, which in the rainy season becomes a watercourse; found primarily in North Africa and the Middle East
709 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
549L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
30L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
21L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
12L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
2L.CLGclearingan area in a forest with trees removed
2L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
2L.RESAagricultural reservea tract of land reserved for agricultural reclamation and/or development
618 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
2.215P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
308P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
33P.PPLXsection of populated place
30P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
6P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
5P.PPLQabandoned populated place
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
2.598 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
1R.TNLRRrailroad tunnela tunnel through which a railroad passes
1 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
63S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
48S.PSTPpatrol posta post from which patrols are sent out
29S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
27S.HUTShutssmall primitive houses
19S.HUThuta small primitive house
11S.CRRLcorral(s)a pen or enclosure for confining or capturing animals
9S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
7S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
7S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
6S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
6S.MLWTRwater milla mill powered by running water
6S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
4S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
3S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
3S.GRVEgravea burial site
3S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
2S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
2S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
2S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
2S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
2S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
2S.MNmine(s)a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
1S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
1S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
1S.MSQEmosquea building for public Islamic worship
1S.HSEhouse(s)a building used as a human habitation
1S.PSTBborder posta post or station at an international boundary for the regulation of movement of people and goods
1S.AIRHheliporta place where helicopters land and take off
1S.AIRBairbasean area used to store supplies, provide barracks for air force personnel, hangars and runways for aircraft, and from which operations are initiated
1S.SHPFsheepfolda fence or wall enclosure for sheep and other small herd animals
1S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
1S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
1S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
274 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
791T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
360T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
195T.SPURspur(s)a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation
186T.SLPslope(s)a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle
152T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
147T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
39T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
35T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
34T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
34T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
11T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
10T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
10T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
9T.SDLsaddlea broad, open pass crossing a ridge or between hills or mountains
6T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
4T.CNYNcanyona deep, narrow valley with steep sides cutting into a plateau or mountainous area
3T.MNDmound(s)a low, isolated, rounded hill
2T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
1T.SINKsinkholea small crater-shape depression in a karst area
1T.HDLDheadlanda high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast
1T.KRSTkarst areaa distinctive landscape developed on soluble rock such as limestone characterized by sinkholes, caves, disappearing streams, and underground drainage
1T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
1T.PROMpromontory(-ies)a bluff or prominent hill overlooking or projecting into a lowland
1T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
2.034 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
13V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
13V.MDWmeadowa small, poorly drained area dominated by grassy vegetation
1V.GRSLDgrasslandan area dominated by grass vegetation
27 Total for V

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