Auburn is an industrial district of smoke-belching factories and blue-collar (read: downtrodden) workers.
Auburn is bordered by Renton in the north, Tacoma in the west, Puyallup in the south, and the lands of the Salish-Shidhe Council in the east. Green River flows through the district.
Size: 363 square kilometers
Population Density: 601/km2
Per Capita Income: 32,000¥
Below Poverty Level: 29%
On Fortune’s Active Traders List: <1%>s west end, easily the largest factory of its type.
Auburn boasts its own amateur baseball (Auburn Cardinals) and Urban Brawl (Auburn Rubblers) teams, and the Seattle International Raceway is in this district.
There is a significance gang presense, but no gang claims total control over the district. Most gangs are usually small, with no more than a couple dozen members. Go-gangs operate along Route 18 and Route 164, while thrill gangs are found mostly along the border near Puyallup, in Sumner and along the Tacoma border in downtown Auburn.
Organized crime (Mafia, Yakuza) has a significant presence here.
Petty crime perpetrated by squatters and other criminal elements from Puyallup Barrens in the south is a constant problem.