Methods

Method detail for: getGeoAttByName

This request requires you to submit an object name, field list and other uniquely identifying features. The API will return a list of attributes for that object.

Valid Datasets

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CountiesClick To ViewClick To View

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Census CBSAsClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics College Campus BoundariesClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Destination & Venue BoundariesClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Metro BoundariesClick To ViewClick To View

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Census MCDsClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics City PointsClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Neighborhood Boundaries EuropeClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Neighborhood Boundaries North AmericaClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Neighborhood Centroids North AmericaClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Neighborhood Boundaries Rest Of WorldClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Neighborhood Boundaries WorldwideClick To ViewClick To View

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Census PlacesClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics +Residential BoundariesClick To ViewClick To View

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US StatesClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics School Attendance Zone BoundariesClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics School District BoundariesClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Subdivision BoundariesClick To ViewClick To View

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Maponics Shopping BoundariesClick To ViewClick To View

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ZIP CodesClick To ViewClick To View

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Sample Request and Return Data

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?> <data> <auth> <loginname>your_username</loginname> <key>your_api_key</key> </auth> <request> <dataset>Z</dataset> <method>getGeoAttByName</method> <returnType>xml</returnType> <returnGeoType>wkt</returnGeoType> <parameters> <name>05001</name> <city></city> <state></state> <fields>zip,name,ziptype</fields> </parameters> </request> </data>
{ "data":{ "auth":{ "loginname":"your_username", "key":"your_api_key" }, "request":[ { "dataset":"Z", "method":"getGeoAttByName", "returnType":"json", "parameters":{ "name":"05001", "city":"", "state":"", "fields":"zip,name,ziptype" } } ] } }
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?> <data> <request> <item> <zip>05001</zip> <name>WHITE RIVER JUNCTION</name> <ziptype>NON-UNIQUE</ziptype> </item> </request> </data>
[ { "resultcode":0, "message":"Return OK", "requestid":"03-14495", "request":[ [ { "zip":"05001", "name":"WHITE RIVER JUNCTION", "ziptype":"NON-UNIQUE" } ] ] } ]