A GIS operation for converting street addresses into spatial data that can be displayed as features on a map, usually by referencing address information from a street segment data layer.

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Batch geocoding in R

I need to find a package in R or source code in R that performs batch geocoding using Bing, Yahoo, OpenStreetmap. Do you have any suggestions?
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Determine if point lies within shape?

What would the best method be for determining whether an address (geocoded to a lat/long point) lies within a given shape in a GIS shapefile. Best case scenario, we are given a boolean result, that we ...
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How to identify features intersecting or near a marker?

Is there an app, program, service or API that can identify features (such as roads, buildings, parks, etc.) intersecting or near a marker? I'd like to achieve both goals -- meaning to both identify ...
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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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NBI Coordinate Data Missing place-holding zeroes for DMS format

When working with National Bridge Inventory (NBI) coordinates I have found what appears to be an error in the raw data provided. I couldn't find any other mention of this specific error when ...
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Geocoding on OSM-shape files via elasticsearch

I want to get a geocoding system based on osm data and elasticsearch engine. I've tried some projects like komoot\photon, but, as I'm a really newbie in this, I stuck on preparing of the data for my ...
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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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Data Import Not Geocoding Everyone from Excel File

I'm new to this, so please go lightly if I'm asking something obvious. I imported an Excel file with 9,159 entries and I'm mystified as to why 841 are cartodb_georef_status false and another 36 null. ...
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local osm/nominatim install

I am newbie to osm/nominatim. I set up everything correctly and loaded Florida pbf data and geocode /searches were working fine. Today I added data for Mississipi using the setup.php script with ...
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Obtaining Geocoding results with county value from ArcGIS world geocoder

The ArcGIS World Geocoder returns pretty good results for our use, with two exceptions that are deal breakers and I can't yet find answers. There don't appear to be county values consistently ...
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MMQGis plugin error

I am using QGIS 2.8.2 and I'm trying to geocode some addresses, but when I run it, I get this error: An error has occured while executing Python code: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Geocoding Adresses with varying levels of reporting accuracy?

I am trying to geocode a database that has, I'll call it "4 tiers", of address types. They are: Numbered Street (e.g. 506 Taproom Way) Cross-street (Happy Road $ Jubilant Blvd) Hundreds Block (500 ...
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Georeferencing US County names in CartoDB

I have a massive file with county-level data from the 19th century. I'd like to georeference it, but I'm not sure what I need to do, as CartoDB isn't recognizing the county names through the 'Admin. ...
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How to manually geocode records or see a reference list of countries CartoDB recognizes?

I'm making a quick choropleth map that classifies countries by income level. The in-built geocoder works mostly fine on the country names (there are also 3 letter codes in the dataset) but there are ...
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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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Converting OpenStreetMaps PBF to geojson with geocoding

I am able to convert PBF to geojson, but I lack the additional attributes like state, country, city, suburb, type of business etc which is offered by geocoding service like Nominatim. The geojson ...
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Input address Locator - ArcGIS pro [closed]

I have a csv file that has Lat/Long coordinates in certain rows while addresses for others. Am I being too optimistic thinking I can input them into ArcGIS pro? The Lat/Long ones I know I can do Make ...
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How can I access the array of predicted addresses from Google Maps once an address is entered?

The Google Maps JavaScript Autocomplete API mentions that autocomplete returns an array of prediction objects. How can I access this array without autocomplete? I have a standard HTML form with ...
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What is an acceptable geocoding score? [duplicate]

I've been searching on how an address score is calculated, but didn't find anything that clearly defines how the score is calculated. So what score value is acceptable to assume that a result is close ...
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Nominatim reverse geocoding not returning house numbers

I've installed my own nominatim server. I'm doing regular geocoding and reverse geocoding on a set of US street addresses. I have installed the Tiger 2014 edges dataset for the area I need. Regular ...
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Autocomplete on a Composite GeocoderServer

I've created an ESRI composite Geolocator based on street addresses, street names, suburb names. I've published this geocoder as a geolocation service which works, however the user must complete each ...
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How fast should I expect PostGIS to geocode well-formatted addresses?

How fast should I expect PostGIS to geocode well-formatted addresses? I've installed PostgreSQL 9.3.7 and PostGIS 2.1.7, loaded the nation data and all states data but have found geocoding to be much ...
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Geocoder Rest API different results than ArcGIS Locator separator?

In our JavaScript API we use a Geocoder to find buildings and rooms on our campus. So we created a own locator, which can find room numbers, room names, types of rooms and buildings. In ArcMap the ...
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How can I geocode American rural routes and box numbers?

I am working on a project where users fill out an online form with address information and a Google Map centered at that address is displayed. It works fine for traditional addresses (e.g. 123 Main ...
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Test data for geocoder

Can you suggest good international test dataset for geocoder testing? Best if it would have unstructured and structured addresses, and coordinates, but even significant number (thousands, millions) of ...
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Georeference disabled in CartoDB synced dataset

If I upload a dataset with synced option enable then I haven't the option to do the geocoding. Is that normal? How I can geocode the addresses? If manually I can't do the geocoding how I can do ...
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geocoding CSV using MMQGIS and error massage

While geocoding a csv file using MMQGIS utility in QGIS, I provide an input and the follwing errror message pops out, what could be the problem?
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CartoDB Geocoding Fails for Connecticut Cities

I uploaded a dataset that includes a bunch of cities in the state of Connecticut. One example is Farmington. I set the state column to the column with the state abbreviations (it uses "CT") and used ...
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Can't create address locator in SQL Express GDB

I am working out of a SQL Express ArcSDE geodatabase with ArcGIS 10.3.0 Standard and would like to create a composite address locator based on streets and parcels. I can copy and rebuild a streets ...
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Geocode addresses using ArcGIS Online

I have an ArcGIS Online subscription, however I continue to get an error similar to the one below when attempting to geocode a dbf of street addresses in ArcGIS for Desktop. I tried both 10.3 & ...
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Converting address to coordinates using OpenLayers 3? [duplicate]

Is it possible to convert address to coordinate using OpenLayers 3? I can to it a bad way by taking address and search it in the planet_osm_points table and get osm_id and after that search the ...
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Replace Expression in Field Calculator to include a Numeric Range

There has to be an easier way to clean up address data, I hope? GeoCoding, I need to remove APT# and any number or letter that follows.
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How to Geocode South African Addresses in ArcMap 10?

I have about 8,000 addresses to geocode in South Africa. I haven't been able to find an address locator in ArcMap that works (trying to use the 'world places' address locator in ArcMap 10 gives me a ...
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Uploading Geocode Service Definition Continues To Fail

I am not sure why this is happening, I am able to stage a Geocode Service, but when I try to upload it to the server it continues to fail. I am able to upload regular MXD Mapping Services. Below is ...
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Mapbox Geocoding and Markers

I recently added Mapbox's Geocoder Control and it works wonderfully. I was wondering if anyone could tell me how I could have a marker appear at the location of the address that was searched for? ...
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Incorrect geocode of state for sync tables

My sync table looks like this: http://i.imgur.com/ZfDp1L7.png What should be Lebanon, Kanasas is being geocoded to the lat/lon of Lebanon, Kentucky. This has happened with other cities that have ...
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Does anyone know about a web client for GIS from the Vaadin framework?

Reviewing the universe of GIS tools on the Web, I see that several customers have already developed GIS on the Web, so the is no need to start from scratch. Now I have come across the Vaadin framework ...
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google geocoding api usage restrictions and other free api options

I would like to use the google geocoding api to geocode a few thousand addresses. I understand the daily limit for a free account is 2,500. I want to retrieve the coordinates and then map them in ...
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Permanent link to a Nominatim address?

I want to be able to link landmarks from a private database to their respective OSM representations (nodes, ways or relations). One of the approaches I have seen to get permanent-ish reliable link to ...
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Geocoding - looking to identify county from list of zipcodes

Using QGIS, how do I find county of an associated zipcode? I have zipcode for each point, however, I do not have a street address. I am hoping to aggregate my data to the county level using the ...
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Scripting Address Coder actions in ArcPy?

I am currently using ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop that comes with the "Address Coder" tool. This tool has some features that I need as part of my geocoding requirements: in specific, the option to append ...
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Update field the_geom name city in CartoDB?

With "update table set the_geom = cdb_latlng (lat , lon ) " I update the_geom field through latitude and longitude, but I also interested to know if there is any chance that instead of passing a ...
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Is there a service or db to download or convert Postal Codes to Geo-Shapes / Polygons? [duplicate]

I'm looking for a service that converts Postal Code of Major European Cities to Geo Shapes (List of Lat/Lng) pairs like when you go to Google Maps and type for examples 10557 Berlin, and it draws ...
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What is the name of the 3 word address system?

I remember this system(website) from a couple of years ago, but I don't remember the name. But the general idea is that you could identify any location on the earth with 3 words. IIRC, there was no ...
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How to change cinfig keyword to TEXT_UTF_16 in ArcGIS address locator?

I created an address locator with arabic language. I want to change Config keyword from Default to TEXT_UTF_16 .When i select TEXT_UTF_16 and click ok then back to address locator form, i see no ...
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Can the correct TIGER Line Id be returned for an address from the PostGIS Tiger Geocoder?

After reviewing the PostGIS Tiger Geocoder documentation, I don't see a method of returning the TIGER Line Id for the address. I would assume this is information is available internally as part of ...
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Using dijit/Geocoder widget to consume published geocoder server does not autocomplete?

I built an address locator using ArcMap, and then I published my address locator to ArcGIS 10.2 for Server. I made a demo using a dijit/Geocoder widget to use my published geocoder server, and it ...
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georeference at CartoDB

If I georeference New York (I do not have a country column) it only finds New York in the UK. This happens to a lot of other cities. What can I do to change that (except adding a country column)? Is ...
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Get addresses from TIGER geocoder in polygon

I have the TIGER geocoder installed, setup and working in POSTGIS. I also see the reverse geocoder lets me get an address from a point on the map. But now I want to provide a polygon and get all the ...