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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Getting ArcGIS geocoding service?

I want to doing geocoding with ArcGis geocoding service but I receive this error: How can I solve this problem ?
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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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Georeferencing transformation types

I'm trying to georef old maps från 1960 that have clear boundary lines and my employer want an almost exact match with today's boundaries. But it's very hard with 1th, 2th and 3th transformation. ...
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Create shapefile from millions of geocoded addresses

I am trying to make a map of administrative units in a state. I have a list of ~10 million addresses with a variable indicating which unit they fall into. My plan is to geocode the addresses using an ...
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QGIS MMQGIS geocode behind proxy

I have been having trouble with MMQGIS geocoding that I am using behind proxy. Yes I had set the proxy settings from Settings>Options>Network correctly and was able to get connected to the internet ...
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Bad PostGIS TIGER Geocoding Performance In Specific States But Not Others

Short version: What should I do when I get great geocoding performance for all but one installed state? Long version: I (not a DB expert) am running the PostGIS tiger geocoder on my machine, not a ...
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Import only specific attributes to nominatim

I'm trying to set up my own nominatim server. For this I used a Dockerimage (https://github.com/helvalius/nominatim-docker/issues). So I want to import all the german data but this seems to be a huge ...
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Transforming a list of addresses into multiple shapefiles

I'm willing to create an electoral map from the complete list of addresses of a city (Rome, Italy). I have data (.csv) that relate each address (road and civic number) to an electoral section. I ...
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PostGIS - geocode and address standardization

Can you please help me ( I am not professional, If it is possible some easy explanation) how to proceed with address standardization and geocoding with Open Street Maps data (outside the US) in ...
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How can I modify the layer panel of my export of qgis2web in my website?

I export my qgis project with 4 layers and I want put it in my website. I don't like the style of qgis2web and I want to edit the code. I putted in my text editor but I understood that is not easy to ...
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Missing OSM Points after importing osm.pbf into PostGIS DB

Can you tell me how to import OSM data into PostGIS database without lose any data? I am using map extracts from https://mapzen.com . At first I download Raw OpenStreetMap datasets in PBF, but after ...
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Getting attributes for list of coordinates using ArcGIS Desktop?

I am a beginner with GIS, looking to achieve a relatively simple goal. I have two things: 1) A map with a layer on it as in the following picture: 2) A list of coordinates. For each pair of ...
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Why won't my street addresses georeference?

I've been using Carto for about a month or two now and it had been working perfectly, however it suddenly malfunctioned today. I updated my excel document (nothing changed except the number of rows), ...
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C# - Geocode pharmacy by name and location

How can I find the coordinates of a pharmacy by it name and location? I'm trying to search with the Google geocode API like this: var pharmacyName = "Farmácia Ereirense"; var address = "Cartaxo, ...
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CSV File ArcMap Geocoding [closed]

Newbie here trying to figure out how to work with Excel data in ArcMap. I am currently using ArcMap ArcGIS for Personal Use. Before my online ArcGIS Online subscription ran out I managed to add a ...
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Geocode Locator

In ArcGIS Desktop I am trying to enable locator "North America Geocode Service (ArcGIS Online)". To enable this configured below xml at path C:\Users[username]\AppData\Roaming\ESRI\Desktop10.2\...
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Tiger Geocode function not reading address

I have gone through all of the of the steps to load Tiger Geocoder Extension, but something is not working. When I run through a number of addresses, all addresses are being assigned to the what I ...
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Using ArcGIS locators in R to bulk geolocate dataset?

I have ArcGIS on my computer, but my laptop is entirely too slow to do even basic ArcGIS functionality. I need to mass geolocate a dataset, and have access to the .loc locators provided by ArcGIS. ...
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Changing cache size for geocoding via ArcPy?

I recently posted this query: Arcpy script stalls, CPU usage goes to 0, no error message returned and got as a suggestion to increase the cache size in Arcpy for the geocoding of addresses that I am ...
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Get latitude and longitude from just the name of a company, its city and country of location, no physical address

I have been trying to find the latitude and longitude of a list of company-names. For example, the addresses look like this-(1Mobility India Pvt Ltd Pune Maharashtra India), (21st Century Software ...
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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 ...
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Finding Gaps in Hundred Range Street Centerline Segments in GIS

Is there a way to find gaps for Hundred Range Street Centerline Segments within the attribute table? An example that I can think of, is if there is a hundred range street segment that shows 1001-...
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Error Running ArcPy Script- “Could not open the address table. Failed to execute (GeocodeAddresses). ”

I have a script I am attempting to debug so I can automate this task I have to do a weekly basis every monday morning which is tedious. I am very new to python and coding in general. This is a very ...
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Geocoding/Georeferencing with CARTO BUILDER possible?

Is there any way to do Geocoding with CARTO BUILDER? 1st file: markets.csv with my markets and the coordinates in separate x and y columns; I can upload the .csv but of course I do not have a useful ...
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Geocoding from street layer using QGIS (MMQGIS)

I have a question about geocoding from street layer using the MMQGIS plugin in QGIS. I have a list of addresses that I would like to geocode into latitude and longitude. Because the number of records ...
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Offline geocoding for web on Windows systems [closed]

I'm developing an WebGIS in Windows development platform that cannot use Internet and need to deal with maps and positioning. The place where I need to geocode to is HongKong. Download OpenStreetMap'...
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Postgis, Installing Tiger Geocoder :Using Extension

I am trying to install the tiger geocoder for postGIS. I am using the 2.2 version of postGIS on Windows 10. I am using this set of instruction to do so. I do not know the meaning of the fourth step. ...
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Joining two tables? [closed]

I have two tables, a Census tract table with population numbers and a table with student information (but no addresses). I need to combine the tables to make graduated color maps, such as the ...
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MMQgis Plugin error in Qgis 2.18

I've tried to geocode with MMQgisPlugin a CSV file with addresses (converted from an Excel file) and I get an error: UnicodeDecodeError: 'utf8' codec can't decode byte 0xf1 in position 0: invalid ...
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Zip codes, Geo coding, Joining/relating

I have a file of Tennessee zip codes and another excel file including 600,000 origin and destination addresses with zip codes and trip purposes. Since I cannot Geocode all 600,000 addresses, I ...
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How to show the zip code boundaries in QGIS?

I want to know how to show the ZIP code boundaries in QGIS. For example when I type the zip code the screen need to be zoomed to that zip code area with boundaries, just like its working in google ...
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Recognition of geographic place names

Is there a tool / library / plugin / API that recognizes geographic place names in their various forms (for example: "USA", "United States", "United States of America" would all map to the same object)...
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ArcGIS Geocoding set everything to the same location

I'm trying to geocode a bunch of locations (~4500) in Washington, DC based off their addresses. However, when I run it through the geocoding tool, each point gets set to the same XY location. What's ...
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Geocoding Addresses - Error when selecting Address Locator to use

I'm running into some issues with ArcMap 10.3.1 when trying to use the geocoding tool to geocode a table of addresses from an .xls file. I've added my table into the Table of Contents, right clicked ...
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Using Single house subaddress locator in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am running into a problem with the single house subaddress locator in 10.4. I have two different 'groups' of addresses with units/suites/etc. The first 'group' has addresses with the same house ...
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Geocoding fails in script with Acces violation error

I'm trying to run geocoding in a python script with arcpy. However, I'm always getting an application error: I've run the script in PyScripter, ArcMap Python window and Idle, and on several different ...
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Faulty ArcGIS Address Locator

We are using a product that makes use of ArcGIS Runtime Engine 10.2. In attempting to find a particular address using the World Geocode Service (ArcGIS Online), I'm receiving nonsensical results: ...
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Determine when an object nears a point

Context: When an Uber vehicle is very close to the destination, there is an alert on the driver app that indicates that the destination has arrived. This determination is quite accurate. Two ...
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Working with Street Centerlines and a Address Point Layer

My Task was to update the Street Centerline Layer for our county and it wasn't snapped to intersection to intersection and I merged all that together. We at the county here keep a updated address ...
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Geocoding using leaflet not working

I'm using a leaflet plugin to prform on the flr geocoding of address fields. When I used a callback function to get the results, the fuction doesn't execute. Below is a sample code, var ...
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How to assess geocode service accuracy / recommendations for geocoding services

I've looked at some similar questions on here, but we have very specific requirements and do not have the technical expertise to figure out how to map other questions to our situation. We are willing ...
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MMQGIS Geocoder Request Denied Error - Using Google API Key

I need to geocode 12,000 addresses, so I enabled billing and set up credentials to use the Google Geocoding API. When I try to run the MMQGIS geocoder using my new API Key, I immediately get the ...
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Convert ETRS89 points to CARTO Lat Long

I'm new in Geographic Information Systems and programming. I have some points referencing Barcelona, Spain. These points are comming from City Hall's opendata site. They say they are in ETRS89 ...
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Geocoding in ARCGIS desktop with online basemaps

I would like to have your guidance about possible usage of online base maps in ArcGIS. In ArcGIS Desktop there is a possibility to have access to some online maps (Satelite maps, Street Msps,...) ...
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Programmatically rematch unmatched addresses using a different composite locator

I have a table of about 1500 addresses that updates and geocodes nightly using task scheduler and a couple of python scripts. The majority of these addresses are in the county for which I work. We ...
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How to Properly Format geocodeAddresses POST with ArcGIS REST

I am able to successfully process a batch geocoding request (described here geocodeAddresses—ArcGIS REST API: World Geocoding Service | ArcGIS for Developers ) using a GET request. However, I know I ...
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Georeference a dataset in Carto with imported data

I have a number of datasets (in CSV format) that I would like to upload into Carto - the issue is that the dataset with the postal code/georeference data is separate. I would like to upload my data ...
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Republic of Ireland zip codes

Is anyone aware of an open source exhaustive list of geocoded (WGS84 lat long) zip codes for the Republic of Ireland.
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Problems with conversion of multilinestring to linestring

I'm trying to convert a column of datatype multilinestring to linestring using sql: ALTER TABLE streets_nordeste ALTER COLUMN geom TYPE geometry(linestring,3857) USING ST_GeometryN(geom, 1); But the ...
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how to use “components” argument in geopy GoogleV3 geocoder?

I would like to use GeoPy to geocode a number of locations; I would like to use the GoogleV3 geocoder as it is supposed to allow me to restrict the results so that, for instance, I can specify that I ...