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'''McMurdo''' is the most populous city in Antarctica, and the center of the McMurdo-Daniel metropolitan area which has a population of 219,773. McMurdo was rated the "Most Livable" city in Antarctica in 2121. Despite its small size, McMurdo is sometimes considered a world city as it's economy is about as large as Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's. The city is booming in population. The city of McMurdo plants artificial trees throughout the city as no natural trees are able to live in the city because of the extreme climate.
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'''McMurdo''' is the most populous city in Antarctica, and the center of the McMurdo-Daniel metropolitan area which has a population of 219,773. McMurdo was rated the "Most Livable" city in Antarctica in 2121. Despite its small size, McMurdo is sometimes considered a world city as it's economy is about as large as that of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The population of the city is booming.
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McMurdo Municipal Government plants artificial trees throughout across the cityscape because no natural trees are able to live in such an extreme climate.
   
 
McMurdo is notable for having the largest underground city in the world. The McMurdo Subterranean Subway and Shopping Plaza (MSSSP) takes up 1.4 square miles of space beneath the city of McMurdo. The Triple S-P, as it is sometimes referred to, has hotels, shops, theaters, offices, 3 swimming pools, 2 artificial beaches, 2 heavy rail lines and much more. It is estimated that over 150,000 people visit the underground city everyday. The 2125 census even revealed that 17,984 people live in the MSSSP.
 
McMurdo is notable for having the largest underground city in the world. The McMurdo Subterranean Subway and Shopping Plaza (MSSSP) takes up 1.4 square miles of space beneath the city of McMurdo. The Triple S-P, as it is sometimes referred to, has hotels, shops, theaters, offices, 3 swimming pools, 2 artificial beaches, 2 heavy rail lines and much more. It is estimated that over 150,000 people visit the underground city everyday. The 2125 census even revealed that 17,984 people live in the MSSSP.

Revision as of 13:27, 30 August 2010

President Ventura
McMurdo
McMurdo.PNG
The winter streets of McMurdo.
Country Antarctica
State Victoria
Founded 1956 (as research base)
2021 (as city)
Government Mayor-council
Mayor Bruno Martinique

Area
– Total 17.8 sq mi

Elevation N/A

Population
– Residence 211,719 (2125)

Time zone NZST

McMurdo is the most populous city in Antarctica, and the center of the McMurdo-Daniel metropolitan area which has a population of 219,773. McMurdo was rated the "Most Livable" city in Antarctica in 2121. Despite its small size, McMurdo is sometimes considered a world city as it's economy is about as large as that of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The population of the city is booming.

McMurdo Municipal Government plants artificial trees throughout across the cityscape because no natural trees are able to live in such an extreme climate.

McMurdo is notable for having the largest underground city in the world. The McMurdo Subterranean Subway and Shopping Plaza (MSSSP) takes up 1.4 square miles of space beneath the city of McMurdo. The Triple S-P, as it is sometimes referred to, has hotels, shops, theaters, offices, 3 swimming pools, 2 artificial beaches, 2 heavy rail lines and much more. It is estimated that over 150,000 people visit the underground city everyday. The 2125 census even revealed that 17,984 people live in the MSSSP.

Population history

Year City Metro
2017 1,000 N/A
2025 2,543 N/A
2035 3,010 N/A
2045 5,127 N/A
2055 12,453 N/A
2065 29,304 N/A
2075 50,430 N/A
2085 68,234 N/A
2095 88,584 N/A
2105 102,095 106,984
2115 144,231 150,642
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