API returns location data such as country, city, latitude, longitude, timezone, asn, currency, security data for IPv4 and IPv6 addresses in JSON or XML formats.
Geocoding is the process of converting addresses (like "1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA") into geographic coordinates (like latitude 37.423021 and longitude -122.083739), which you can use to place markers on a map, or position the map.
Telize offers a JSON IP and GeoIP REST API allowing to get a visitor IP address and to query location information from any IP address. It outputs JSON-encoded IP geolocation data, and supports both Cross-origin resource sharing (CORS) and JSONP.
The Zip Code API provides the following functions: Distance Between Zip Code API - The API allows you to quickly and easily figure out the distance between zip codes.Zip Codes in Radius API - You can use this API to find all zip codes within a given radius from another zip code.Zip Code to City and State API and Zip Code to Latitude/Longitude API - The API can convert a zip code to the primary location for the zip code. This includes the city, state, latitude, and longitude for the primary location.City to Zip Code - This API looks up the Zip Code based on the City and State.
Pinpoint your users’ locations, customize their experiences, prevent fraud, ensure compliance, and so much more.
WorldTimeAPI is a simple web service which returns the local-time for a given timezone as either JSON or plain-text. Some additional information is provided, such as whether that timezone is currently in Daylight Savings Time, when DST starts and ends, the UTC offset, etc.
Find a list of post offices using either a postal code/pincode or search string in location name.
The TransLoc PublicAPI is a RESTful API which allows you to incorporate real-time vehicle tracking information into your web or mobile applications. It exposes several resources that allow you to access real-time information about transit systems tracked by TransLoc Inc.
Census geocoder provides interactive & programmatic (REST) access to users interested in matching addresses to geographic locations and entities containing those addresses.
Get a list of cities that match a search criteria. Results in JSON and include city, state and country. Search criteria is also applied to states and countries. Optionally, provide a "searchby" parameter that can be one of "city", "state" or "country" to narrow the results.
Reliable and fast. API returns country, city, latitude, longitude, currency, language, is country in European Union and more
Lookup address and additional information like place name, phone number, opening hours, etc. for a given location or GPS coordinate.
Calculates distance between points by coordinates. One to one points and one to many points. Feel free to request new features.
Get detailed information about countries, cities, administrative regions and search for the cities near by.
UK - search for all restaurants, pubs, bars, cafes, coffee shops and nightclubs in the UK. Find establishment names, addresses, postcodes, food hygiene ratings, local authorities, latitudes, longitudes and plenty more!
Return address informations including longitude/latitude and a postal code, by specifying keywords or a postal code. We also provide Reverse geocoding function, which converts from longitude/latitude into address informations.
Indian Pincode or Postal code API provides the 29 states and seven territories pincodes data with latitude and longitude details. You can get the nearby area of pincodes, pincodes by districts, distances between two pincodes, nearby area and distance between pincodes by latitude and longitude information. There are 20k pincodes data available in this API.
Lists gasoline prices for all countries. You can extract data according to the country you want. All country data is taken according to its own currency.
Location APIs allow developers to build applications that rely on a user’s location to return relevant results. The popular application Foursquare is one such application that relies on a location API.
Other top applications, like DoorDash and other delivery services, use APIs to determine delivery areas and pickup and drop-off times to users when they place an order.
Of course, these types of APIs also provide users with the convenience of no longer relying on paper maps or atlases to navigate to their destinations.
Location APIs can be used to determine distances between users on an app, calculate distances between cities or zip codes, return physical addresses for IP addresses, and much more.
Location-based APIs utilize geolocation features on a device that work with cell phone towers and global positioning systems (GPS) to determine a radius of where the user is located. From there, the information is transmitted from the application being used to a company’s server to provide accurate results based on that location.
People that need directions, are interested in finding friends nearby, or are looking for amenities like gas stations, restaurants, or places of interest when traveling are just some of those that can benefit from location-centric APIs and the applications that utilize them.
In this ever-connected world, APIs that utilize location are an integral part of our everyday life. So whether you need directions to a new restaurant to meet work buddies for lunch or are wondering which of your friends are nearby, these APIs connect you with the world around you.
Businesses benefit primarily by being found by people who otherwise would never patronize them, simply because they didn’t know they existed! Likewise, websites like Yelp allow users to leave reviews on places they patronize in specific locations, which bring in even more customers.
Above all, location APIs should be accurate. Without accuracy, trips would be a nightmare, applications would not work correctly, and navigation would revert back to paper trails. Furthermore, applications that depend on location APIs should request the user’s permission to access their location data to protect privacy.
All Location APIs are supported and made available in multiple developer programming languages and SDKs including:
Just select your preference from any API endpoints page.
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