Hamlets are unincorporated communities within the boundaries of a municipality. They consist of five or more dwellings (a majority of which are on parcels of land that are smaller than 1,850 m2) , have a generally accepted boundary name, and contain parcels of land used for non-residential purposes. Hamlets within the County of Barrhead include:
'Subdivision' means the division of a lot, tract, or parcel of land into two or more lots, sites, or other divisions of land for the purpose, whether immediate or future, of sale or building development. It includes re-subdivision and, when appropriate to the context, relates to the process of subdividing or to the land or territory subdivided. If it is used for housing, it is typically known as a 'housing subdivision' or 'housing development', although some developers tend to call these areas 'communities'.
Click on the links below to view the maps of hamlets and subdivisions within the County of Barrhead.