: not of, relating to, or characteristic of a metropolis: nonmetropolitannonmetro countiesEven though nonmetropolitan population is growing faster than metro population, the nonmetro share of new homes has remained about 34%.— Robert Guenther
Examples of nonmetro in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebIn 1959, the nonmetro poverty rate was almost 35 percent.
Jon Talton, The Seattle Times, 21 July 2017
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