56 Geocoding APIs: Geocoder, Google and MapLarge

Wendell Santos, July 25th, 2012

geocoderOur API directory now includes 56 geocoding APIs. The newest is the SignalFire Postcode API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the geocoder API. We list 39 geocoder mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of geocoding APIs.

In terms of the technical details, REST and XML lead the way. There are 39 geocoding REST APIs and 17 geocoding SOAP APIs. Our directory lists 43 geocoding XML APIs and 35 geocoding JSON APIs.

The most common tags within real estate are 47 mapping geocoding APIs, 16 address geocoding APIs and 15 location geocoding APIs.

On the mashup side, we list 12 geocoding mashups. We named MSHT3 as mashup of the day in April 2010.

For reference, here is a list of all 56 geocoding APIs.

  AtlasCT Geo-Services API: Maps and location-based services

  AtlasCT Web Maps API: Maps and location-based services

  Autoaddress API: Irish address validation and geocoding service

  BatchGeo API: Online mapping service

  Bing Maps Geocode API: Geocoding service

  Bing Maps Geocode Dataflow API: Geocoding service

  Bing Maps Spatial Data Services API: Mapping geospatial data service

  Cicero API: Address-based Legislative District Matching and Elected Official Lookup Service

  CloudMade Geocoding API: Forward and Reverse Geocoding Service

  Data Science Toolkit API: Open Source tools for science

  deCarta API: Location-based services

  Dynamic Geometry API: Mapping data service

  EdisonAve Geocoder API: Forward and Reverse Geocoding Service

  FSO NAC API: Middle Eastern geocoding, mapping, and routing service

  Geocoda API: Geolocation service

  geocoder API: Geocoding services for US

  geocoder.ca API: Geocoding services for Canada

  Geocoding Service for Korea API: Korean geocoding service

  geoPlugin API: IP address geolocating service

  GEOSPAN API: Geographic information and visualization service

  Google Geocoding API: Google Maps Geocoding Service

  Local Search Maps Geocoder API: Geocoding integration service

  map4app API: Map integration service

  MapLarge API: Embed interactive maps on websites

  MapQuest Geocoding API: Forward and Reverse Geocoding Service

  MapQuest Nominatim Search API: Geographic search service

  MapQuest Search API: Geographic search service

  Multimap API: Global online mapping service

  MyGeoPosition GeoPicker API: Geocoding and location service

  myGPSID API: Geolocation based ads

  NAC Geocoding Address Files API: Geocoding and address matching

  NAC Real-time Conversion API: Worldwide geocoding information service

  NAC Real-time Mapping API: Realtime mapping service

  Nearby.org.uk API: Geocoding service for UK

  ondi.ro Geocoding API: Romanian geocoding service

  OpenAddresses GeoLocated Address Search API: Worldwide address search service

  OpenGeocoding API: Worldwide crowdsourced geocoded address service

  OremGeocoder API: Utah geocoding service

  Pelagios API: Ancient world geodata

  Postcode Anywhere Geocoding API: Geolocation service

  ServiceObjects DOTS Address API: Address validation and geocoding services

  SignalFire Postcode API: U.K. geocoded location information

  SimpleGeo Context API: Location Context Search

  StrikeIron Address Distance API: Calculation of distances between addresss

  TeleNav AJAX Maps API: Integration service for TeleNav maps

  TeleNav GeoCloud API: Location based service integration

  Tiny GeoCoder API: Geocoding services

  TownMe Geo API: Business listings, POI, reverse geocoder

  Trillium Global Locator API: Global address validation and location service

  USC WebGIS Geocoder API: Geolocation service

  USgeocoder API: Address information lookup service

  USGS United States National Grid Conversion API: Geological data service

  Where2GetIt Geospatial API: Non-mapping geospatial services

  Yahoo Geocoding API: Geocoding services

  Yahoo PlaceFinder API: Geocoding of named places

  YourStreet API: Geocoding news article service

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