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Do you use ‘uptown’ and ‘downtown’ around here? What do they mean?

DOWNTOWN 688
UPTOWN 580
NR 139
TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–DOWNTOWN 29
TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN 19
NH 17
OVER TOWN 14
GOING TO TOWN 13
DOWNSTREET 12
UPSTREET 9
TOWARD BUSINESS DISTRICT–DOWNTOWN 8
TOWARD BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN 5
TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN OR DOWNTOWN 4
DOWN THE ROAD 3
MATTER OF TOPOGRAPHY–UPTOWN OR DOWNTOWN 3
UP THE ROAD 3
AWAY FROM BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN 2
AWAY FROM THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN 2
BUSINESS DISTRICT–DOWNTOWN 2
MIDDLE OF THE CITY–MIDTOWN 2
OVER STREET 2
OVER TO TOWN 2
PEOPLE IN THE SOUTH END GO UPTOWN 2
SHOPPING DISTRICT–DOWNTOWN 2
UPTOWN SAME AS DOWNTOWN 2
“UPTOWN, DOWNTOWN–BOTH MEAN BUSINESS DISTRICT” 2
A COUNTRY PERSON GOES UPTOWN AND A CITY PERSON GOES DOWNTOWN 1
ABOVE CANAL STREET–UPTOWN 1
AWAY FROM BUSINESS DISTRICT FOR MANHATTAN–UPTOWN 1
“AWAY FROM BUSINESS DISTRICT, BUT ALSO HIGHER LAND–UPTOWN” 1
AWAY FROM BUSINESS DISTRICT–DOWNTOWN 1
AWAY FROM THE ORIGINAL BUSINES DISTRICT–UPTOWN 1
BACK HOME 1
BACK RIDGE 1
BETTER AND RICHER PART OF TOWN–UPTOWN 1
BUSINESS DISTRICT OR LOWER OR SOUTHERN–DOWNTOWN 1
BUSINESS DISTRICT UPTOWN AND DOWNTOWN 1
DOWN ON THE RIVER WHERE THE OLD TOWN WAS–DOWNTOWN 1
DOWN SOUTH–NOT ‘DOWNTOWN’ 1
DOWN THE HILL 1
DOWN THE RIVER 1
DOWNGRADE 1
DOWNTOWN AREA 1
DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN 1
DOWNTOWN LAKESIDE 1
DOWNTOWN MORE COMMON–BOTH USED 1
DOWNTOWN NEW YORK 1
DOWNTOWN RIVERSIDE 1
DOWNTOWN TOWARD BUSINESS DISTRICT 1
DOWNTOWN TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT 1
DOWNTOWN–DOWNTOWN 1
“EAST, UP ON THE HILL–UPTOWN” 1
EXCLUSIVE RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT–UPTOWN 1
FROM THE BUSINESS DISTRICT -SOUTH TO NORTH–UPTOWN 1
GOING NORTH THROUGH PARADISE–UPTOWN 1
GOING NORTH TOWARDS THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN 1
GOING SOUTH THROUGH PARADISE–DOWNTOWN 1
GOING SOUTH TOWARDS THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–DOWNTOWN 1
GOING TO CITY 1
GOING TO CORNERS 1
HARLEM–UPTOWN 1
HIGHEST PART OF TOWN–UPTOWN–BUSINESS DISTRICT 1
IF SOUTH OF TOWN GO UPTOWN 1
IF YOU LIVE IN THE NORTH YOU GO DOWNTOWN 1
IF YOU LIVE ON THE NORTH SIDE OF TOWN YOU GO DOWNTOWN 1
IF YOU LIVE ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF TOWN YOU GO UPTOWN 1
IN TOWN 1
IN TOWN–BOSTON PROPER 1
IN TOWN–HARRISBURG 1
INTERCHANGEABLY 1
JUST GOING TO TOWN 1
LUDLOW CENTER–UPTOWN 1
LUDLOW VILLAGE TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–DOWNTOWN 1
MAIN BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN 1
MATTER OF TOPOGRAPHY–UPTOWN AND DOWNTOWN 1
NO CLEAR DISTINCTION–UPTOWN OR DOWNTOWN 1
NORTH END OF ISLAND PEOPLE–DOWNTOWN 1
NORTH TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN 1
“NORTH, OTHER SIDE OF RAILROAD–UPTOWN” 1
NORTHERN OR HIGHER PART OF TOWN–UPTOWN 1
NOT MUCH USED–UPTOWN 1
OLD PART OF TOWN–DOWNTOWN 1
OLD PART–UPTOWN 1
OLD SECTION OF TOWN–UPTOWN 1
OVER THE ROAD 1
OVER TO EAST ARLINGTON 1
OVER TO THE DOWNTOWN–OVERTOWN 1
“OVER TO THE LIBERTY, NORTH OF TOWN” 1
PEOPLE GO TO TOWN 1
PEOPLE GO TO TOWN IF THEY LIVE ABOUT ONE MILE FROM CENTER 1
PEOPLE IN THE NORTH END GO DOWNTOWN 1
PEOPLE ON NORTH SIDE SAY LET’S GO DOWNTOWN 1
RESIDENTIAL PART–UPTOWN 1
RICHER PART OF TOWN–UPTOWN 1
SAME AS UPSTREET 1
SHOPPING AND WORK DISTRICT–BOTH USED 1
“SHOPPING AREA, BUSY SECTION–DOWNTOWN” 1
SHOPPING SECTION OF TOWN–DOWNTOWN 1
“SOUTH, ON THIS SIDE OF RAILROAD–DOWNTOWN” 1
STREETS FROM FIRST UP TO TENTH WHERE STORES ARE–DOWNTOWN 1
TO BUSINESS DISTRICT–UPTOWN 1
TO THE SQUARE–UP 1
“TOWARD BIG STAR, WEST OF TOWN- DOWNTOWN” 1
TOWARD SHOPPING DISTRICT–UPTOWN MORE COMMON 1
TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT FOR MANHATTAN–DOWNTOWN 1
TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT IN A BIG CITY–DOWNTOWN 1
TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT- UPTOWN 1
TOWARD THE BUSINESS DISTRICT–NORTH TO SOUTH–DOWNTOWN 1
TOWARD THE BUSNINESS DISTRICT–DOWNTOWN 1
“TOWARD THE NORTH, THE WEST–UPTOWN” 1
“TOWARD THE RIVER AT BOTTOM OF HILL, WEST–DOWNTOWN” 1
“TOWARD THE SOUTH, THE EAST–DOWNTOWN” 1
UP INTO TOWN 1
UPGRADE 1
UPTOWN AND DOWNTOWN BOTH USED 1
UPTOWN COMMON TERM 1
UPTOWN NOT USED 1
UPTOWN OR DOWNTOWN–BOTH USED 1
UPTOWN–TOWARD THE STORES 1
WE GO OUT IN THE TOWN 1
WE JUST GO TO TOWN 1
WHERE THE STORES ARE–UPTOWN OR DOWNTOWN 1

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