We currently use the Nominatim service to do address lookups. We want to store the OSM data in our own servers as our usage gets higher.

How do I calculate the address of a given coordinate, like how Nominatim does?


I'd suggest just using Nominatim installed locally. See installation instructions

That will give you minimum integration risk, and an equivalent result.

  • Does not work on Windows. You can get the app to start but it just crashes. The authors say that it will not run on Windows. – Andrew Scott Evans Jul 26 '19 at 19:10
  • @AndrewScottEvans perhaps a Docker install could be an option. I haven't tried it, but there are some mature-looking activities on github. In 2019 there are probably other options - Pelias is my current preferred, although the question specifically wanted something like Nominatim. – BradHards Jul 28 '19 at 21:51

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