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 for townspeople
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Townspeople \Towns"peo`ple\, n.
     The inhabitants of a town or city, especially in distinction
     from country people; townsfolk.
     [1913 Webster] Townward

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  townspeople
      n 1: the people living in a municipality smaller than a city;
           "the whole town cheered the team" [syn: town,
           townspeople, townsfolk]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  19 Moby Thesaurus words for "townspeople":
     big-city man, bourgeois, burgess, burgher, city dweller, city man,
     city slicker, exurbanite, oppidan, suburbanite, townee, towner,
     townfolk, townfolks, townsman, townswoman, urbanite, villager,
     villageress
  
  

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