Geographic Centroid Location Codes - geo_addressing_sdk - 5.0

Geo Addressing SDK Developer Guide

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Product family
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Product
Geo Addressing SDK
Version
5.0
Language
English
Product name
Geo Addressing SDK
Title
Geo Addressing SDK Developer Guide
Copyright
2023
First publish date
2007
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2024-07-12
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Location codes that begin with "G" are geographic centroid location codes. Geographic centroids may be returned if the street centroid fallback option is enabled and an address-level geocode could not be determined. Geographic centroid location codes indicate the quality a city, county, or state centroid.

A geographic centroid location code has the following characters.

1st character Always "G" indicating a location derived from a geographic centroid.
2nd character Geographic area type. One of the following:
M
Municipality (for example, a city)
C
County
S
State