I'm new to ESRI Map. I'm working on latest version of JavaScript API.

I'm trying to load GeoJSON from https://bit.ly/2IZk4Nj into my Map. I'm able to load GeoJSON from ESRI Feature Service URL.

I wanted to load GeoJSON from an object. My code goes like this.

    ], function(
      Map, MapView, FeatureLayer, Legend
    ) {

      var defaultSym = {
        type: "simple-fill", // autocasts as new SimpleFillSymbol()
        outline: { // autocasts as new SimpleLineSymbol()
          color: "lightgray",
          width: 0.5

      var renderer = {
        type: "simple", // autocasts as new SimpleRenderer()
        symbol: defaultSym

      var map = new Map({
        basemap: "streets"

      var view = new MapView({
        container: "viewDiv",
        map: map,
        center: [-85.050200, 33.125524],
        zoom: 4

      var usOutline = ...... A single feature from the feature collection in link.
      var featureLayer = new FeatureLayer({
        source: usOutline.geometry,
        title: 'Hello',
        geometryType: "Polygon",
        renderer: renderer



Hope my question is clear. How can I load the GeoJSON?


Check out this code snippet/post:

Importing GeoJSON data in ArcGIS Javascript maps

function requestData() {
  var requestHandle = esriRequest({
    url: "data/sample.json",
    callbackParamName: "jsoncallback"
  requestHandle.then(requestSucceeded, requestFailed);

function requestSucceeded(response, io) {
  //loop through the items and add to the feature layer
  var features = [];
  array.forEach(response.features, function(item) {
    var attr = {};
    //pull in any additional attributes if required
    attr["some_other_field"] = item.properties.<some_chosen_field>;

    var geometry = new Point(item.geometry.coordinates[0], item.geometry.coordinates[1]);

    var graphic = new Graphic(geometry);

  featureLayer.applyEdits(features, null, null);

function requestFailed(error) {
  • Thank you so much for the effort. Unable to plot geojson with this code. This plot's points from the each co-ordinates in geojson. Moreover this doesn't support version 4.7. – Vignesh Gopalakrishnan Jul 9 '18 at 5:17

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