An address is a collection of information, presented in a mostly fixed format, used for describing the location of a building, apartment, or other structure or a plot of land, generally using political boundaries and street names as references, along with other identifiers such as house or apartment ...

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PostGIS Address model/schema industry standard?

Is there an industry standard or best practices for a database of Addresses? I've searched for examples of Address models, and all I've found are very barbaric models that have something like address ...
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Determining accessibility of U.S. street address

I'd like to determine whether a given U.S. street address is publicly accessible to vehicle/foot traffic. This would include addresses on both publicly and privately maintained roads that are not ...
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What is the equivalent of city, county and state in the Philippines?

I am developing a map application using HERE Maps and wondering if what is the equivalent of the fields 'city', 'county' and 'state' for the addresses in the Philippines? Currently, I have mapped ...
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How to specify imprecise join criteria in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I need to join data from an Excel Spreadsheet to a Point feature class. Namely, matching up Addresses from one piece of data to another, and then appending the rest of the data once the addresses ...
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Creating a list of unique street names from a list of address

I would like to generate a unique list of street names from a list of UK addresses. But obviously there will be a number of streets with the same name. Which is fine, but I want to distinguish ...
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Faster way than Spatial Join to join field from attribute table to address table?

I have a table of addresses for every state in the nation. I just recently finished doing spatial joins and adding in census block/tract data per state. I have a national shapefile of ...
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Creating random points within polygon from database?

Although i have a solution for it in ArcGIS named hawth's tool but i wanted to know whether it is possible in QGIS or not, additionally i am not having lower version of ArcGIS on which i can do my ...
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Using address locator with data tables

I have been struggling for some time to find a way to search the asset tables using the FIND tool; I "discovered" address locators. Is this going to be my solution? The problem: I have polygons ...
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Are there any common field names for the FGDC street address standard fields?

I have been looking into implementing the FGDC street address data standards so that my address data is potentially consistent with other US data I obtain in the future. However, the FGDC ...
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Is there any map API that allows you to pull an address range from a polygon?

I've seen a lot of answers saying you can't draw polygons and get the exact addresses of all of the places contained; thankfully, I don't need so much info. I'm looking for a way to get a vague ...
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Missing field in address locator when geocoding

I'm a newbie to creating address locators, and I'm hoping someone here can help with a problem I'm having. I'm using ArcMap 10.1. I created a US - single house address locator using a shapefile of ...
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How to add address block on Google Mapmaker?

Is it possible to mark a block of addresses for example B-block, xyz colony, which is a logical block of addresses on Google Mapmaker? If possible, how do I do it? I want to add a polygon feature ...
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Automatically Publish Composite Locator Service with Rebuilt Address Locators

I'm using a composite address locator with ArcGIS Server 10.3. It is based on 6 other address locators. I'm trying to find a quick way to rebuild all of the address locators and publish the ...
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ArcGIS 10.3 Address Locator - Partial Searches Not Working

I'm using an address locator service based off an address point feature class in ArcGIS 10.3. My ultimate goal is to write an app which will parse a list of addresses in a database and determine the ...
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How do I create a map of addresses?

This is a tricky one. A little context first: Bentiu wiki page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bentiu + OSM map of Bentiu refugee camp, South Sudan: http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=16/9.3314/29.7920 ...
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Simple software for mapping residential address in Singapore

I am new to GIS and I recently have a project where we will like to map clinic addresses vs patients' address, to show the distance between these locations. In addition, at each clinic address, a ...
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LOX table shows up instead of an address locator in SDE geodatabase on SQL server 2012

Tried to copy an address locator from a network share to an SDE database, that worked. Tried the same thing on another database and it shows up in the target geodatabase as an SDE table with LOX in ...
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Run a locator task

I'm working with ArcGIS javascript api and I have a search function that finds a persons address by name and sorts it into a table inside a modal popup. It returns multiple people with the same name. ...
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How does Address Locator pick one of two alternative points in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have geo coded the main entrance of buildings on my map and some buildings have more than one entrance. How does address locator pick one of them? To me it seems it is just randomly picking one of ...
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How to customize locator file to geocode unusual address?

I am very new to geocoding. I am trying to create address locator and geocode a bunch of address using ArcCatalog 10.1, and I get problem for the following addresses: Road Type is in Street Name: ...
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COUNTY WebService API lookup from valid street address

I am looking for a solid WebService API that will allow me to submit an http request with a pre-validated US Street/City?state/Zip Address and return COUNTY in xml or json about 200 times per work ...
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Fixing address on TeleAtlas, how long before Google Maps has this information?

I recently submitted information to TeleAtlas and they told me it was accepted and has been added. When I search on Google Maps the address still does not appear. Does anyone know how long Google ...
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No Styles listed in “Create Address Locator” tool

I am trying to create an address locator using the included "Create Address Locator" tool, however when I click to browse for address locator styles the dialog box opens but no styles are listed. Is ...
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ESRI LocatorFindParam and locator class throwing null error

I wanted to implement a search method for address in an app that uses esri. I am currently using the same code from this esri tutorial, however, when I run the code, locator.find(findParams)appears to ...
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ArcGIS Geocoding - 'Pick Address From Map' issue?

I'm have a strange problem with ArcGIS and I want to throw out there and see if anyone has a solution to why it may be occurring. I have been geocoding a set of over 1000 addresses fine with 99% ...
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Parcel versus address

My understanding is that one parcel can hold several addresses, but one address can only be part of one parcel. I am asking because I would like to see would it be more accurate to query an address ...
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Creating appropriate address locator for geocoding with US data

I am relatively new to ArcGIS, so these may be simple questions. I am trying to geocode US hospital addresses. In my hospital data file, I have the street number, street name, city, state, and zip ...
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How do I maintain a path to an address locator in ArcMap 10.3?

I have a series of maps that I use on a daily basis. Each map is for a different area of my city and each day I geocode a small number of points for each area. In one of the maps I have to add the ...
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Offline viewer for geographic data, on Windows, with local address search

I am looking for a simple GIS viewer for a Windows laptop, where it will be possible to search addresses from a local layer without a internet connection. If you have any recommendations - preferably ...
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Can I display customer addresses based on their address?

I have a CSV file with a lot of addresses of customers. Can I import this and it display a point on the address and all other information from the CSV for this entry? I want to display later in wich ...
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Getting business listing data for mapping for New York?

How should I go about efficiently compiling the data to map the locations of all the businesses within a given city or town? Are there any free online resources that offer searching businesses by ...