Definition of localness in English:

localness

noun

See local

‘Our research supports the thesis in the draft Communications Bill that localness is one of the most important factors driving local commercial radio.’
  • ‘‘I'm afraid we're going to lose this localness,’ he said.’
  • ‘Elsewhere they play up his localness (regrettably they avoid using the phrase ‘for local people’), and his forty-something youth.’
  • ‘There was Tamil music playing, and of course the sweet localness of the Tamil language that made me feel at home instantly.’
  • ‘Part of the fascination of holidaying in Spain is its fervent localness.’