Record types - GeoTAX_Premium - 7 - 7.7

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You can include two types of records in your Landmark Auxiliary file: Landmark and Street records.

Landmark Records

A landmark record represents a single site. To be a valid landmark record the record must have the following fields:

  • ZIP Code

  • Name of the landmark – placed in the street name field

  • Beginning latitude of the landmark

  • Beginning longitude of the landmark

In addition, a landmark record may NOT have the following fields:

  • Street type abbreviation

  • Pre-directional abbreviation

  • Post-directional abbreviation

  • Low house number

  • High house number

Street Records

A street record contains a range of one or more addresses on a street. To be a valid street record the record must have the following fields:

  • ZIP Code

  • Street name

  • Street type abbreviation, if part of the address

  • Pre-directional abbreviation, if part of the address

  • Post-directional abbreviation, if part of the address

  • Low house number within the street segment

  • High house number within the street segment

  • Beginning longitude of the street segment

  • Beginning latitude of the street segment

In addition, a street record may NOT have:

  • Secondary address information, such as unit numbers

  • Mailstops

  • Private mail boxes (PMBs)

 

During processing GeoTAX ignores any record that does not comply with the preceding requirements.