Questions tagged [address]

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 numbers. Some addresses also contain special codes to aid routing of mail and packages, such as a ZIP code or post code.

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Getting address added to Google? [closed]

My address is Not recognized Google does not recognize it. How can Google recognize?
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What are last four columns in Royal Mail CSV PAF data used for?

Royal mail provides detailed address data for the UK in a format called PAF. You can download sample PAF data here. Most of the field definitions can be found in the official documentation here, but ...
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Get exact address of mobile device using geocoder

I have been trying to get exact address of mobile device using geocode. Here is my code function showPosition(position) { debugger; console.log("Latitude: " + position.coords.latitude + "<br>...
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How to spatially reference data based on the address of the features

My initial aim was to make a map in ArcMap where the traffic volume of Austria's highway is displayed. I couldn't find any data for that. Instead I found data for Vienna. It is a shp-file that ...
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GeoNetwork address format

In GeoNetwork 3.4, the default format for Metadata information "Contact" is the American Format i.e. street, nummer, city, Postal Code, Country example: Rue Vautier 29, Bruxelles, 1000, Belgium ...
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Trying to map student locations and need reference data

I have a dataset with addresses that I need to map of students. The dataset has the complete address. I am just trying to show pins of where these students exist on a map. I am trying to create an ...
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parse_address Error when using Street2 splitter '@'

I'm trying to use parse_address to parse client data and am finding that the split code "@" to tell it where to split address 1 and 2 gives erroneous results when used. If used, the street number is ...
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Converting full road names to abbreviation using ArcGIS field calculator?

I have a data table with a column 'names' that have street names with street type (Road, Lane, Street etc.). I need to get the names in a format like in column 'new_names'using field calculator in ...
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Getting longitude/latitude coordinates from Addresses?

I got a CSV file with more than 15000 address, and I need to show them on a map of the South-West of France. I've found the MMQGIS plugin on QGIS, but it does so without the right SCR. Do you have ...
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translate point based on the point side attribute and link direction

I have address points with house number and their side. For instance, there is a point of house number 10, and it's side is Left (whether Right or Left) I also have the link that has relationship ...
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Creating custom address locator in ArcGIS Desktop?

It was 8 years ago when Esri published a famous "Customizing locators in ArcGis 10" whitepaper. They also gave us more than 50000 lines of magic Xml covering US address styles. I tried to make a ...
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Obtaining address data from census tract?

How can I obtain address data for a given list of census tracts?
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Searching a street based on a connected street in Nominatim

We installed Nominatim and used it for searching POIs in a local server. I've explored the address format in Nominatim which is in the following order: road neighborhood suburb city boundary county ...
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Reverse Geocoding in QGIS

I have a point shapefile with Latitude and Longitude attributes with more than 1000 features. I want to add street address data in the shapefile by Reverse Geocoding but the Geocoding plugin has no ...
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Osm2pgsql - Lines instead of polygons that represent buildings

So I am using a PostgreSQL database with the PostGIS extension to extract building data with addresses from osm data. I just discovered that in my dataset, imported with osm2pgsql of the german city ...
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Leaflet address search/geocoding

First off I am pretty new to coding so apologies for the newby questions. Basically I have been using Leaflet to create an interactive map, I have managed to pull in some data from a PostGIS ...
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Identifying buildings by address in OpenStreetMap with QGIS?

I'm trying to find a way to represent San Francisco's list of softstory buildings on OSM as building polygons. The city of San Francisco produces a list of addresses as a Fusion table. The points ...
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What is Google Map’s knowledge of historic street names?

I am geocoding historic addresses in Ireland using Google Maps (free access) but in some cases Google Maps returns an address with a different street name. For example, when I enter the address of the ...
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Is there a service or way to input a table of lat long and return an output of street addresses?

The following website can be used to enter a single pair of latitude and longitude coordinates and return a street address: https://www.latlong.net/Show-Latitude-Longitude.html I want to get street ...
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Finding PV Farms for inspection using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have over 100 sites (polygons that surround PV farms) loaded in ArcMap that I'd like to drive to throughout the state of Massachusetts for inspection. Problem is, they dont have addresses. I added a ...
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Displaying addresses (point) relative to quantity at address using ArcGIS Desktop?

I just geocoded 40,000 plus addresses. However there are several addresses that have 100's of people living at a given address (ex. apartment building). How do I show larger values as larger ...
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Automatically selecting street segments from address list? [closed]

I browsed around this site and a couples of other QGIS sites, and couldn't find solutions to my problems. However, I'm quite new to QGIS, so my question is possibly pretty naive. I need to create ...
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Creating Locator using 2010 Census Block Group data

When I attempt to create an Address Locator in ArcMap using the shapefile (El Paso County, Texas) I download from the census website (t1_2010_48141_bg10.shp) I am not sure which alias names to match ...
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Geocode plentiful internationals adresses with Postgres or QGIS

I've got a database with a list of events (about 30 000 events) all around the world. I would like to geocode those. For this, I have differents column (city/state/country). I tried to geocode with ...
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Failed to create address locator from a CSV file

I am using ArcMap Desktop 10.4. I have a CSV file containing the address of properties in 2 fields - civic number and street name. I was trying to create an address locator using the file as the ...
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Routable streets database

I'm trying to find the most "affordable" way to have a routable database, and I'm having some questions that maybe some of you can clarify. My aim is to store all data in our server (not external ...
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Field Calculator: Split address into house number, street name

I have an ADDRESS field in a table with values like: 1 MAIN ST 20 SIDE AVE W 300 JOHN DOE JR RD S I want to use the field calculator to split the addresses and insert the parts into HOUSE_NUMBER and ...
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Standardize Address tool

I'm trying to use the ArcMap Standardize Address tool (http://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/latest/tools/geocoding-toolbox/standardize-addresses.htm). I'd like it to change "West" to "W" in the PreDir ...
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Meaning of dash in house address number in USA?

I have a set of addresses with a dash between the numbers: 800 - 1100 HORD ST 75202 2400 - 2500 KITTRELL ST 75201 I thought this refers to houses from 800 to 1100 and from 2400 to 2500 on those ...
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Address Listed on Open Data but cannot geo-locate

I am researching graffiti incidents in New York City. One of the addresses entered is Frederick Avenue And West 179Th Street,Bronx,New York Cannot geocode, i.e. find the latitude and longitude of ...
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Address formatting for TIGER geocoder

I'm making some test for the geocoder comparing it with google and I have noticed that the results depend a lot on the address format. E.G. These give addresses: 358 SEVENTH AVENUE MANHATTAN 10001 ...
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Extracting only number from address in QGIS Attribute Table

I want to print only the number part of the address field. I tried to use the "field calculator" with "regexp_substr" to extract just the number (only string before the first space) but couldn't ...
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Trying to join a table to a shapefile. Identical key values will NOT join

I have a shapefile of all the addresses in a city and a table of survey results for a sample of addresses, with NO spatial aspect. I am asked to make the survey data spatial, so used a simple join ...
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Creating address locator for data with no ZIP codes?

I am trying to create an address locator using Tiger/line data (dual address locator). While initially successful, I can only geocode addresses that have ZIP codes in the dataset. Most of the data I ...
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Address Prefix Strip Using Python

I have a field of data with a lot of prefixes that are difficult to remove. They involve two letters and up to three numbers that are not separated from the Street Number with a space. For instance, ...
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How does OSM match the address? [duplicate]

I have downloaded a file from OSM which contains geodata for around 50k addresses, much of which are incomplete. +--------------------+-------+---------------+ | street | house | city ...
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Using both POI and Routes layers for ArcGIS Address Locator?

I want to create an address locator in ArcGIS. I have a POI Layer and Routes Layer. The Address locator should be use both Street names and POI distance. For example "X" Ave near the "Y" Gas station.I ...
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How to find address from the Census BlockCode?

I have Census BlockCode information (15 digits) and need to get corresponding street name and address in NYC. What is the best source of such information?
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How can I build a custom address locator?

How can I geocode internal locations of, for example, an airport terminal via a custom address locator? All I have is the footprint of the building itself. I started by drawing out the footprints ...
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Address cleansing software compatible with ArcGIS

I am looking for an address cleansing program i.e, a program that takes an address and cleans up misspellings, corrects city or zip as well as correcting wrong prefixes and/or suffixes. Ideally, said ...
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How does OpenStreetMap specify underspecified addresses?

I live in Austin, Texas. If I'm in Google Maps and I type in "2504 E Cesar Chavez", it takes me to an address in Austin and the panel on the left says "2504 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702". But ...
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Address locator alternative for ArcGIS Online

I do not have a license for ArcGIS Server. I created an address locator using my county's centerline data. I edited my school boundaries so they "snapped" to those centerlines. Now when I do ...
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Plot large batch of points without coodinates or geocoding

I have a list of 50,000 addresses with no Lat/Lon data. I would like to plot these points over a boundaries shapefile. Most geocoding services limit you to 2,500 - 15,000 geocode without paying. Is ...
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Extract addresses from osm file

I am new in GIS, but I need extract addresses (city, street, housenumber, lat, lon) from my osm file. Can you give me advice what is the best way to do that? I found project openaddresses, but a lot ...
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Fixing address errors using Python Parser of ArcGIS Field Calculator?

I am working on a task that will calculate a field to fix errors stemming from the Standardize Addresses tool and human error with the input data. The script is below. I'm getting Error 000989 "...
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Converting UDPRN codes as points

I have some address data that's given as UDPRN codes, and want to plot them as points in QGIS. Is there a way to convert these to lat/long or join to some existing dataset that can get me there? The ...
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TIGER schema information

I've recently pulled some of the TIGER data onto my local machine but, I'm at a loss about what it all means. I'm hoping to find some technical documentation on what all the tables and columns mean. ...
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How to download all addresses of some area from openstreet maps?

I need to know how to download all addresses of some area from openstreet maps? After that I want to place all addresses in csv file.
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Understanding U.S. Census MSA to place relationships?

I need to aggregate place-level data by MSA (metropolitan statistical area). I'm referring to U.S, Census "places" and MSAs ("places" might be townships, boroughs, villages, etc. they're the level ...
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Can auto fields be added to existing address locator schemas?

There is a type of address locator that comes as part of RouteSmart for ArcGIS plug in. When this address locator is used to geocode it gives a match status field and a street ID field. Is it possible ...