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Real Identity: Metropolis
Other Names: The Big Apricot
Swedish settlers bought land from Native Americans for a few trinkets. The land quickly developed into a major eastern city. In the late 1800's, the influx of immigration generated violent ethnic riots. In the Great Depression era, was ravaged and several parts of the city never recovered, including the Suicide Slums. Overall, Metropolis is looked upon as an advanced, warmer, cleaner and wealthier city than most in the USA.
The largest borough in Metropolis is New Troy. It is home to the newspaper Daily Planet, the prominent skyscraper Emperor Building and LexCorp Tower. It is protected by Superman.