Geographic Centroid Location Codes - global_geocoding - 23.1

Spectrum Global Geocoding Guide

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Version
23.1
Language
English
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Spectrum Technology Platform
Title
Spectrum Global Geocoding Guide
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Copyright
2023
First publish date
2007
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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