[Imports] [Imports-us] Address Data Import for Fulton County, Georgia

Saikrishna Arcot saiarcot895 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 13 03:14:52 UTC 2014


I'll see if I can get that working.

Saikrishna Arcot

On 01/12/2014 09:47 PM, Clifford Snow wrote:
>
> On Sun, Jan 12, 2014 at 5:51 PM, Saikrishna Arcot
> <saiarcot895 at gmail.com <mailto:saiarcot895 at gmail.com>> wrote:
>
>     No, I'm just using plain XML files and the Overpass API (with a
>     possible change to the full OSM extract). The thing is that in the
>     test
>     coordinates I'm passing in, there is no city returned. Would using
>     Osmosis and the postgresql database include the city?
>
>
> I believe if you use overpass-turbo.eu <http://overpass-turbo.eu>
> wizard, you can search by admin area. The wizard will do a nominatim
> lookup and return the administrative area relation id. That helps for
> defined cities, but is a problem for unincorporated areas of the
> county. If the address does not fall into a city admin area, no query
> is going to help. My county keeps their own version of zip code
> tables. I'm wondering if Fulton does? You might want to ask. I've
> found the city and county GIS people very helpful.
>
> -- 
> Clifford
>
> OpenStreetMap: Maps with a human touch

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