Roscovina

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Roscovina
City
CountryRandalia
 • StatePhrengal
DemonymRoscovinian
Government
 • MayorWillie Moon
Population
 • Estimate (2015)939,000
 • Density1010/km2

Roscovina is the largest city in Randalia. It is the capitol of the state of Phrengala, and the seat of Roscovina County. The city proper covers an area of 1176.02 sq. km. (454.06 sq. mi.). Roscovina is located on the coast of the Bay of Randalia, an arm of the Gulf of Archanta, at the mouths of the Phrengala River and the Jax River.

History

The present day city was founded in the year 1555 as Fort Tranquility. When Randalia became a republic, it was renamed in honor of King Roscoe the thirteenth.

View of Downtown from Harbor Boulevard

Geography

Metropolitan Area

The Metropolitan Area consists of cities, towns, and suburbs in the counties of Roscovina and Greensport counties. The total population of the metro area is 1,788,000.

Communities and Neighborhoods

Roscovina is divided into 14 districts. The smallest in population is Silverwood Island (2000), the largest is Langerfields (132,000)

Districts of Roscovina
District Name Relation Area Sq. Km. Area Sq. Mi. Population Neighborhoods
Airport 122758 71.20 27.49 2,000 n/a
Berkley 122736 71.80 27.72 56,000 8
Chandler 122738 15.00 5.79 21,000 5
Cimarron 122757 72.24 27.89 42,000 7
North End 122737 148.23 57.23 120,000 11
Langerfields 122735 163.20 63.01 132,000 tbd
Lauderdale 122760 153.90 59.42 124,500 6
Minerva 122749 144.43 55.76 118,000 tbd
Stratton 122751 103.71 40.04 123,000 7
Pandora 122750 81.65 31.53 70,000 6
Paramount 122756 81.48 31.46 70,500 7
Roscovina Central 122766 8.02 3.09 4,000 n/a
Silverwood Island 122767 1.44 0.56 2,000 1
Vernas 122759 59.71 23.05 54,000 7

Climate

Roscovina's climate consists of hot humid summers and mild winters. Precipitation averages about 50 inches(1300 mm) per year with most occurring in summer and winter. Frequent heavy thunderstorms of short duration occur in the summer months while winter rainfalls are lighter but can occur over several days at a time. April is the driest month. The average January high temperature is 91 F(33 C) and the average low is 75 F(24 c). The July extremes are 62 F(17 C) and 45 F (7 C). Snowfall has occurred on rare occasions. The record high temperature ever recorded is 105 F(41 C), on January 13, 1955. The record low is 9 F (-13 C), recorded on August 1, 1982. The last hurricane to cause major damage to the city was Daphne which hit on March 11, 1977.

Demographics

Economy

Companies

  • Asperia Industries map
  • Optima Healthcare

Tourism

Places of Interest and Attractions

  • Adventure Galaxy (Theme Park) map
  • Civic Center Theatre map
  • Fort Tranquility map
Fort Tranquility
  • Historical District map Six square block downtown area with a high concentration of restaurants, nightclubs, and bars
  • Roscovina Art Museum map
  • Metropolitan Arena map
  • Midtown Mall map Urban retail mall converted to office usage in 2003, contains one of world's largest indoor fountains.
  • Asperia Stadium map Home of National football team and Gridiron football team
  • Optima Tower map 52 story skyscraper with observation deck, nation's tallest building, located at 450 Crane Ave.
Optima Tower
  • Roscovina Convention Center map
  • Roscovina Zoo map
  • Randalia International Raceway map

Culture

Sports and Recreation

Teams

Volleyball

There are several teams of the Randalia Professional Volleyball League (RPVL) based in the Roscovina area

Baseball

There are two Level A teams in the Randalia League of Baseball. The Reds play their home games in Union Mission Ballpark map and the Skylarks are based at Skylark Field map

Gridiron Football

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Parks

  • Otter Creek Nature Park map, xxx Acres
  • Fox River Park map, xxx Acres
  • Blackstone Creek Park map, xxx Acres
  • Outland Park map, xx Acres
  • Beaver Creek Park

map

  • Lake Tango Park

map

Golf Courses

  • Lakewood map
  • Dos Riveras map
  • Riverside Woods map
  • Century Forest Links map

Government

Education

Roscovina has 27 High Schools, 54 Middle Schools and 107 Elementary Schools.

Colleges and Universities

Public

  • University of Roscovina map

Private

  • Terranova University map
  • Riverside College map
  • Foster Glen College map

Other Institutes of Higher Learning

  • Franklin Benjamin College of Design map
  • Price Technical Institute map
  • Van Lear Academy of Art map

Media

Newspaper

  • The Roscovina Ledger

Radio

  • RNBW 680 (Randalia Natonal Broadcasting 1)
  • RNBX 91.5 (Randalia National Braodcasting 2)

Television

  • RNBT Channel 9 (Randalia National Broadcasting)

Infrastructure

Utilities

Electricity

  • Randelec

Water

Telephone

  • Randtel

Cable TV/Internet

  • SelecTech

Transportation

Primary Routes

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Motorways

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Mass Transportation

Roscovina Transportation Authority (RTA) - Light Rail and Metro Bus Lines

Roscovina Station - Passenger Rail and Commuter Rail map Trailblazer - National Bus Line

Airports

  • Roscovina International Airport map
  • North City Municipal Airport map
  • Riverside Municipal Airport

map

  • Two Rivers Municipal Airport map
  • Southeast City Municipal Airport

map

Hospitals

  • Midtown Medical Center map
  • Berkley Community Hospital map
  • Chandler Community Hospital map
  • Gibraltar Community Hospital map
  • Vernas Community Hospital map
  • Paramount Community Hospital map
  • Cimarron Community Hospital map
  • Lauderdale Community Hospital map
  • Langerfields Community Hospital map
  • Stratton Community Hospital map
  • Minerva Community Hospital map
  • Pandora Community Hospital map