Place - Amazon Location Service

Place

Contains details about addresses or points of interest that match the search criteria.

Not all details are included with all responses. Some details may only be returned by specific data partners.

Contents

AddressNumber

The numerical portion of an address, such as a building number.

Type: String

Required: No

Country

A country/region specified using ISO 3166 3-digit country/region code. For example, CAN.

Type: String

Required: No

Geometry

Places uses a point geometry to specify a location or a Place.

Type: PlaceGeometry object

Required: Yes

Interpolated

True if the result is interpolated from other known places.

False if the Place is a known place.

Not returned when the partner does not provide the information.

For example, returns False for an address location that is found in the partner data, but returns True if an address does not exist in the partner data and its location is calculated by interpolating between other known addresses.

Type: Boolean

Required: No

Label

The full name and address of the point of interest such as a city, region, or country. For example, 123 Any Street, Any Town, USA.

Type: String

Required: No

Municipality

A name for a local area, such as a city or town name. For example, Toronto.

Type: String

Required: No

Neighborhood

The name of a community district. For example, Downtown.

Type: String

Required: No

PostalCode

A group of numbers and letters in a country-specific format, which accompanies the address for the purpose of identifying a location.

Type: String

Required: No

Region

A name for an area or geographical division, such as a province or state name. For example, British Columbia.

Type: String

Required: No

Street

The name for a street or a road to identify a location. For example, Main Street.

Type: String

Required: No

SubRegion

A country, or an area that's part of a larger region. For example, Metro Vancouver.

Type: String

Required: No

TimeZone

The time zone in which the Place is located. Returned only when using HERE as the selected partner.

Type: TimeZone object

Required: No

UnitNumber

For addresses with multiple units, the unit identifier. Can include numbers and letters, for example 3B or Unit 123.

Note

Returned only for a place index that uses Esri as a data provider. Is not returned for SearchPlaceIndexForPosition.

Type: String

Required: No

UnitType

For addresses with a UnitNumber, the type of unit. For example, Apartment.

Type: String

Required: No

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: