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.

See Geocoding JSON schema here


Geocoding Properties

Attribute Type Description
key string A unique identifier for the geocoding
name string Specific description of the geocoding result
bbox array Boundary box. Datatype
lat number Latitude
lng number Longitude
confidence string Confidence
type string Is used for tooltip
postalCode string Postal Code
countryRegion string Country Region
curbside_coordinates array Curbside Coordinates. Datatype
keyboard_arrow_upResponse Bar