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I'm trying to iterate through a GeoJSON file (below) and eventually populate an array with a few attributes within "properties". I keep coming up short working through various examples I can find. Do I need to embed another $.each() to get to properties. If it isn't obvious I'm new to this and I've hit the wall.

What I have so far:

$(document).ready(function () {    
            $.getJSON('testpoint.geojson', function (data) {
                var items = [];
                $.each(data.features, function (key, val) {
                    items.push('<li id="' + key + '">' + val + '</li>');
                $('<ul/>', {

And my json is as follows:

    "type": "FeatureCollection",
    "features": [
            "type": "Feature",
            "properties": {
                "gid": 1,
                "PID": "9-18-3",
                "BCT": "BCT126",
                "OWNER_TYPE": "A",
                "LOCNO": 0,
                "LOCEXT": "",
                "STREET": "CROSBY LANE",
                "ACQUIRED": "5/7/2010",
                "GRANTOR": "John A. SPARGO",
                "UPLAND": 0,
                "WETLAND": 3.96,
                "TOTAL": 3.96,
                "HABITAT": "salt marsh"
            "geometry": {
                "type": "Point",
                "coordinates": [
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up vote 5 down vote accepted

You are almost there. Another .each for val.properties should work:

$.each(data.features, function (key, val) {
    $.each(val.properties, function(i,j){
        items.push('<li id="' + i + '">' + j + '</li>');
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Thanks Cyrus, that did the trick. I tried every combo but that. I'm a beginner and iterations can become overwhelming quickly –  geomajor56 Jul 19 '12 at 19:07

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