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Feature Statistic Armenia

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
28A.ADM1Hhistorical first-order administrative divisiona former first-order administrative division
28A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
11A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
10A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
1A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
79 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
450H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
230H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
53H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
36H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
23H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
12H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
8H.FLLSwaterfall(s)a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream
8H.STMIintermittent stream
4H.BOGbog(s)a wetland characterized by peat forming sphagnum moss, sedge, and other acid-water plants
1H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
1H.CNLAaqueducta conduit used to carry water
826 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
1.788L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
48L.GRAZgrazing areaan area of grasses and shrubs used for grazing
3L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
2L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
1L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
1.842 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
1.460P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
35P.PPLXsection of populated place
10P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
6P.PPLQabandoned populated place
5P.PPLHhistorical populated placea populated place that no longer exists
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
1.517 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
13R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
13 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
196S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
167S.GDNgarden(s)an enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life
131S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
73S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
56S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
38S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
33S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
29S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
27S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
21S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
16S.MLmill(s)a building housing machines for transforming, shaping, finishing, grinding, or extracting products
14S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
14S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
13S.ANSarchaeological/prehistoric sitea place where archeological remains, old structures, or cultural artifacts are located
10S.MNmine(s)a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
6S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
5S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
4S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
3S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
3S.DAMdama barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
3S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
3S.RSDrailroad sidinga short track parallel to and joining the main track
2S.HUThuta small primitive house
2S.OILWoil wella well from which oil may be pumped
2S.UNIVuniversityAn institution for higher learning with teaching and research facilities constituting a graduate school and professional schools that award master's degrees and doctorates and an undergraduate division that awards bachelor's degrees.
1S.MSQEmosquea building for public Islamic worship
1S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
1S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
874 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
363T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
195T.CNYNcanyona deep, narrow valley with steep sides cutting into a plateau or mountainous area
66T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
53T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
50T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
15T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
9T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
4T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
2T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
2T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
1T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
1T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
1T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
1T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
1T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
1T.VLCvolcanoa conical elevation composed of volcanic materials with a crater at the top
765 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
22V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
1V.GRSLDgrasslandan area dominated by grass vegetation
23 Total for V

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