Types of Places in the US

via the US Board on Geographic Names, which has a database I've been playing with a bit lately. It lists every location on every map in the US. Here it is, broken down by what sort of point it is:

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| class           | tally  |
+-----------------+--------+
| Stream          | 232852 |
| Church          | 223033 |
| School          | 209914 |
| Populated Place | 197934 |
| Locale          | 150528 |
| Cemetery        | 137411 |
| Building        |  95797 |
| Reservoir       |  75406 |
| Summit          |  71016 |
| Valley          |  70371 |
| Lake            |  68343 |
| Park            |  66939 |
| Civil           |  58126 |
| Post Office     |  57404 |
| Dam             |  56942 |
| Well            |  38773 |
| Spring          |  38515 |
| Mine            |  35057 |
| Canal           |  21190 |
| Island          |  20476 |
| Airport         |  19495 |
| Census          |  16799 |
| Tower           |  16770 |
| Cape            |  16465 |
| Ridge           |  15149 |
| Hospital        |  13714 |
| Bay             |  13065 |
| Crossing        |  12902 |
| Trail           |  11005 |
| Flat            |  10553 |
| Gap             |   8425 |
| Swamp           |   7462 |
| Bridge          |   6709 |
| Bar             |   5897 |
| Oilfield        |   4862 |
| Gut             |   4547 |
| Cliff           |   4487 |
| Basin           |   4309 |
| Channel         |   4131 |
| Bend            |   2821 |
| Military        |   2774 |
| Area            |   2505 |
| Falls           |   2494 |
| Range           |   2438 |
| Beach           |   2401 |
| Pillar          |   2071 |
| Forest          |   1299 |
| Rapids          |   1109 |
| Reserve         |   1058 |
| Glacier         |   1055 |
| Bench           |    724 |
| Tunnel          |    721 |
| Harbor          |    707 |
| Woods           |    671 |
| Arch            |    573 |
| Levee           |    546 |
| Arroyo          |    464 |
| Slope           |    372 |
| Plain           |    286 |
| Crater          |    251 |
| Lava            |    191 |
| Unknown         |    190 |
| Isthmus         |     27 |
| Sea             |     14 |
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