Questions tagged [geocoding]

Use when converting street addresses into spatial data that can be displayed as features on a map, by a reference dataset or locator.

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Empty result when geocoding address in Sweden using MMQGIS

I am trying to geocode an address in QGIS. I am aware of the MMQGIS Plugin and I have been trying to use that. The dialogue window appears as though it is catered to US addresses as it contains a ...
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Meaning of different elements of delivered json-Data-Structure when geocoding with Python and OpenStreetMap

I'm trying to do some geocoding in Python with the library geocoder and OpenStreetMap: import geocoder g = geocoder.osm('11 Wall Street, New York') print(g.json) Where can I get information about the ...
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ArcGIS Pro geocoding problem - unexplained error

I have the following addresses (csv format) to be geocoded for approximately 600 addresses. Brand Address Suburb Postcode Combined Address xyv 123 abc 6000 123 abc 6000 I tried to geocode them from ...
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Does GeoServer support geocoding?

I have used GeoServer for rendering my own maps. Can GeoServer be used to serve geocoding / reverse geocoding requests (i.e. you put a street address and it gives you coordinates and vice versa)? I am ...
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Which Map does ArcGIS Online use for geocoding?

I would like to ask which Map provider does ArcGIS use for geocoding? My addresses are unstructured (with Floor #, Block #,...) but the precision is quite high when I manually check the locations in ...
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Is it possible to export, save, or find the Esri locator files for a geocoding service running on ArcGIS Server?

I have a geocoding service running fine on an ArcGIS Server 10.4.1 machine, it was created years ago and its origins are unknown to me. I do have admin rights on the server. I need to recreate this ...
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Google Reverse Geocoding API doesn't work on mobile internet

I was able to get Google Geolocations and Geocoder API to work via desktop and on my phone when its connected to wifi, but when I disconnect from the wifi, geocoder doesn't display the results. just ...
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Reverse geocoding in QGIS Graphical Modeller

I would like to add addresses to the attributes of a series of points using the Graphical Modeller. I can use the GeoCoding Plugin to get the address by clicking manually but would like it to be ...
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Geocoding by route number and distance

How can one get coordinates from input consisting of country, route number and distance from the beginning of the route? For example: (Austria, A1, 0 km), (Belgium, A12, 20 km) etc. I have looked at ...
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Storing geocoded data for geofencing

I have a system where my users will be uploading datasets that include a number of attributes proprietary to my system but may also include street addresses. At the time of upload, I would like to ...
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Return geocode information with Carto

I'm using the Carto API for a few functions and I'm looking for a way to return geocoded information similar to how Google does it here. With Google, you make a call with the Address like: https://...
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How do i get Street name (address) with pelias?

I created a geocoding service using pelias. I add open street map data to Pelias and use it for addressing. When i search an address, the Pelias send me just point(poi) or Polygon features name but i ...
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Mapping points from Excel sheet with listed addresses using ArcGIS Pro

After I add the Excel sheet into ArcGIS Pro, how do I go about placing each address onto the map? I may want to start off mapping the data just in California. This is from the National Register of ...
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OGR error: file location not a directory [closed]

I have an Excel file that I converted to CSV. Then I used MMQGIS to geocode CSV with web service. Then I use the OpenStreetMap as the type of web service. I make sure the to be converted file is going ...
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Geocoding with MMQGIS creates empty attribute table from CSV file

I need to geocode an Excel file of addresses in Greece ("number", "name", "address", "city", "country" are my columns) using MMQGIS with OpenStreetMap....
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Mapbox Geocoding Service with OpenLayers

I have an angular app that uses the Mapbox Geocoding Service in one component to perform typeahead search and allow user to select a location. In another component I would like to display an ...
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Error 502 with OpenStreetMap Geocoding

I'm a fairly new user to QGIS. I've used OpenStreetMap to geocode small data sets (30-ish points) with no problems. Now I'm trying to plot 1100 points. I've loaded up a basemap and a polygon layer, ...
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AGOL Adding Custom Features to Geocoder

Is it possible to create a custom geocoder that uses both the default Esri geocoder with additional fields that are from a hosted feature service. I want to add in bus stop locations and they will ...
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MMQGIS Geocoding gives Failure connecting to API: HTTP Error 400: Bad Request

I used Google with API to geocode my address. Everything is fine until yesterday I keep having the following error message: Failure connecting to API: HTTP Error 400: Bad Request I double-check my CSV ...
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Get state but want country in GeoPy and Nominatim

I use the geopy library in Python to find the location of countries. I use country names as input, like: geolocator = Nominatim(user_agent="anonymous@gmail.com") geolocator.geocode(&...
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Gettting all countries information in world using Google API

The Scenario: My customer wants to let the users insert their location either by choosing the country, city, region, state, etc.. from dropdowns OR the user can choose the location using google API ...
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Seeking bulk geocoding service for Brazil that allows permanent lat/long data storage

I have to geocode a huge dataset, with about 35 million addresses from Brazil. I was not able to find a good solution, even considering paid geocoders. So, I'd like to know if there is any geocoder ...
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Google Geocoding API to geometry (Multi-line string)

I am using the Google Geocoding API. I need to use that response and convert that to geometry. How is this possible? What postgis function should I use and what parameters to assign? Raw JSON data: &...
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Geocode using layer of latitude and layer of longitude using R

I am working in R. I need to geocode a raster image having a layer of latitude and a layer of longitude (that i’m importing with “raster” package). To be more precise, I have the first layer with an ...
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What is the best geocoding Plugin to use in QGIS? [closed]

I have to transfer around 1200 points into my GIS project. Therefore I have given a .csv-file with city names (partly missspelled or unidentifiable). All of the locations are in Germany (as I read ...
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PostGIS geocoder with TIGER data. Getting county from address?

I have installed PostGIS with the geocoding extension and have loaded 2019 TIGER data for all the states. How can I get the county for a US address? I would have the full address available. Example: ...
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Python - Getting coordinates without restrictions

I'm using Python for getting coordinates (latitude & longitude) for a comprehensive list of cities and postal codes (thousands of rows, nearing 10 000 rows). At the moment I'm using geopy and ...
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Geocoding search bar input into city with Nominatim and Leaflet

Is it possible to transform a search bar into a geocoder with Nominatim and Leaflet? Using the search bar I would like to search for a city to view weather information and view it on the map. In the ...
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Load Census geocoder into own database?

I need to find the county name for a large number of addresses. I found the following API which does that. https://geocoding.geo.census.gov/geocoder/geographies/address?form Is it possible to load the ...
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Updating map after zoom change

I'm building a map that uses a conditional statement to determine what data to load based on the zoom level. However, the conditional statement is only fired when the map first loads, as opposed to ...
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Beta-diversity among grids

I started a new project in which I'm be measuring beta diversity between grids. The most appropriate metric to use is the Bray-Curtis dissimilarity index. I can perform calculations between raster ...
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Troubleshooting MMQGIS Geocode from Street Layer

I've been having trouble getting MMQGIS to correctly geocode street addresses using a street layer. Some of the locations end up in entirely the wrong city. To illustrate the problem, here's what ...
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Extracting lat lon of points from list of postal codes

I have scraped a list of postal codes for which I want to extract (lat, lon) data. extracted postal codes In Postal Codes Germany, I was able to extract lat lon for the postal code by is there a way ...
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Is there an international standard for region codes that defines the European Union? [closed]

I have seen the ISO 3166 defines 2-letter, 3-letter and numerical codes for countries around the world. However, the European Union does not seem to have a code. Is there an international standard for ...
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Geocode points with append data ArcGIS Online

I am trying to add points with address data in a .csv file to a hosted layer in ArcGIS Online with the hops of ArcGIS geocoding the points for me. When I try to append the data, I am prompted to ...
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Existing standard country codes explicit in time and space

There are several comprehensive systems for coding countries such as ISO, TLD, M49. I am looking for a system that is explicit about the time period that the code refers to. My application is a ...
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MMQGIS is getting exponentially slower

I'm trying to geocode about 250k addresses and after. Several crashes later I split the file into several smaller files. I even created a test file of 4 known addresses to check if it's functioning ...
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What address locator to use for geocoding addresses in Excel?

I've been struggling to geocode the following addresses from an Excel table both in ArcMap and ArcPro: As you can imagine, I'm trying to geocode the addresses in the "StreetAddress" field. ...
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Mapbox Geocoder with a Leaflet map. Zoom to result, how?

I have a Lealfet map together with the Mapbox geocoder outside the map. The Geocoder and the map works. But i need to zoom to the result from the geocoder. Some code: var map = L.map('...
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Geocode Locator - USA_PostalEXT locator for Zip+4

I have a list of addresses for which I need to get the ZIP+4. I am trying to geocode following https://support.esri.com/en/technical-article/000014901 which specifies to select the USA_PostalEXT ...
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Getting building addresses from Google Maps API

I am trying to download all the building addresses on a specific street. Is it possible to download all addresses using Google Maps API as building address are available online in maps but API is not ...
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Applying the censusgeocode Package to an Entire Dataframe of Geocoded Data

I have a data frame of latitudes and longitudes. The goal is to apply the censusgeocode package to the entire data frame where our x is our latitude column and our y is our longitude column. After ...
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My dataset lists state and county FIPS codes separately. How should I combine?

I can't do a simple "concatenate" because the codes don't have leading zeroes. Are there any available APIs that I can use to geocode this data given the format? Or do I have to manipulate them so ...
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Google API Geocoding in MS Excel for free

I am seeking a solution enabling me to do address geocoding in Excel using the Google Maps Geocode API. Basically, the task is possible via Google Sheets, like has been discussed at How to Geocode a ...
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Trouble working with a .TSV containing WKT

I'm working with a .TSV file that represents district boundaries in a portion of a country in Carto. The polygon data is represented in a string column of Well-Known Text lat/long vertices, which I'm ...
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Geocoding with Secondary Address Data

Would anyone have a suggestion on how to generate discrete Lat/Lon taking into account Apartment or Unit #? I know that geocoding is primarily based on street address. However, is there a way to ...
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Include Geocoder from OSM in Leaflet Map

I need to embed a Geocoder from OSM into a Leaflet map. When I include the Geocoder all my Icons disappear. Why? I have shorten the data for this example. Here is my code. <!DOCTYPE html> &...
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Reverse geocoding for multiple coordinates

My code is generating coordinates (Lat, Lon) of 1000 houses. Now I want to reverse these 1000 coordinates to get full address. The code is: import pprint from arcgis.geocoding import reverse_geocode ...
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Converting large database of addresses and associated data into point shapefile within ArcMap

I have a large Excel spreadsheet of addresses and project data. I would like to automatically convert this into a point shapefile based on the addresses. Since these are not coordinates and are ...
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Geocoding several addresses to Multipoint geometry

I have a csv-file of different companies, see sketch below. Each company has at least one address. Some can have more than 50 addresses. There is one address per cell. In total my csv-file has around ...

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