Localities API Coverage

On this page you can find details on our coverage of each feature we offer within Localities API.

  1. Available data types per feature
  2. Specific rules regarding addresses
  3. Specific rules regarding postal codes

Available data types per feature

The table below summarizes the data types you can access through the different features of the Localities API.
This is a very generic information, you can find some specific rules that apply on some parts of the data in the following sections.

  Autocomplete Details Geocode Reverse Geocode
address
locality  
postal code  
admin_level    
country    
airport    
train_station    
metro_station    
shopping    
museum    
tourist_attraction    
amusement_park    
art_gallery    
zoo    

Specific rules regarding addresses

Country coverage

Localities API covers addresses of the following country list:

Accessing UK addresses through Localities requires a specific product activation.
Please contact our Support Team to get it activated for your Organization.

Location accuracy of UK addresses

Default location accuracy is ROOFTOP. The following regions have local specificities:

Specific rules regarding postal codes

The standard behavior of Localities API allows you to get postal codes in western Europe, USA and Canada. With the data=advanced parameter, you can increase the coverage of the API and search postal codes pretty much anywhere on the planet.

A dedicated option subject to specific billing on your license is needed to use this parameter. Please contact our Support Team to get it activated for your Organization.

Countries included for Standard Postal Code search (data=standard)

Countries included for Advanced Postal Code search (data=advanced)

When data=advanced parameter is set, Localities API covers postal codes in all the countries above as well as the following list.

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