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This operation is almost exactly like GetGeoLocation, but rather than geocoding given a specific address, DOTS Address Geocode – CA will geocode given a postal code. The coordinates given are an average centroid of a given postal code and often times match precisely to the street location.

URL Endpoints


JSON: 

https://trial.serviceobjects.com/GCC/api.svc/json/GetPostalCodeInfo?PostalCode={POSTALCODE}&LicenseKey={LICENSEKEY}

XML: 

https://trial.serviceobjects.com/GCC/api.svc/xml/GetPostalCodeInfo?PostalCode={POSTALCODE}&LicenseKey={LICENSEKEY}


GetPostalCodeInfo Inputs


Name

Type

Description

Postal Code

String

The postal code to geocode.

License Key

String

Your license key to use the service. Sign up for a free trial key at
https://www.serviceobjects.com/products/address-geocoding/address-geocode-canada


GetPostalCodeInfo Outputs 


Name

Type

Values

Description

Latitude

String

Number

The latitude of the given postal code plus four.

Longitude

String

Number

The longitude of the given postal code plus four.

Postal Code

String

String

The postal code of the given input.

Time Zone

String

String

The time zone of the given postal code.

DST

String

Char

Boolean value determines if location uses daylight savings time.

Area Code

String

Number

The area code for the given postal code.

City

String

String

The city for the given postal code.

City Population

String

Number

The city population for the given postal code.

Province

String

String

The province for the given postal code.

ErrorErrorVariesError object indicating why the service could not return a result.


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