the people living in one particular area or people who are considered as a unit because of their common interests, social group, or nationality:
He's well known in the local community.
There's a large black/white/Jewish community living in this area.
Her speech caused outrage among the gay community.
Drug trafficking is a matter of considerable concern for the entire international community (= all the countries of the world).
There's a real sense of community (= caring and friendly feeling) in this neighbourhood