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I've come across DataMatch by Data Ladder, which is an excellent fuzzy matching and address standardization/address parsing tool used across business and would work really well for this situation. They offer a complimentary trial for new users. In face, an independent verified evaluation was done of the software comparing it to major software tools by IBM ...
you are providing an invalid url to your locator service in your code. "https://www.cartotronics.com/ArcGIS93/services/UTC_Viewers/Louisville_AlphaNumeric_Ranges/GeocodeServer" //should be "https://www.cartotronics.com/ArcGIS93/rest/services/UTC_Viewers/Louisville_AlphaNumeric_Ranges/GeocodeServer" just as an aside, it would have been substantially less ...
You can get a full Alpha 2 and Alpha 3 list (plus other info) from http://datahub.io/dataset/iso-3166-1-alpha-2-country-codes/resource/9c3b30dd-f5f3-4bbe-a3cb-d7b2c21d66ce There's a link to it from http://datahub.io/dataset/iso-3166-1-alpha-2-country-codes
The Google Places API might be useful here: The Google Places API is a service that returns information about Places — defined within this API as establishments, geographic locations, or prominent points of interest — using HTTP requests. Place requests specify locations as latitude/longitude coordinates. It returns the type of establishment: ...
One challenge faced by address verification services is that some addresses are valid, yet not deliverable by USPS. I live in a small town in which USPS provides no home delivery; all residents must use PO boxes. However, both UPS and FedEx do provide delivery to our homes, so clearly our addresses mean something. ;-) Anyhow, the SmartyStreets ...
You will find information on customizing your own locator style in the Esri Geocoding Technical Paper: Customizing Locators in ArcGIS 10.
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