Using OpenGeocoding.org as a Service

Note:These Services were available in version 1, but are not zet operational in version 2.

The website offers geocoding service and several results for the geocoded address.

Parameter Value Description
country string (country code, ISO-3166 (optional)) country name
province string (optional) province name
city string city name
district string (optional) district name
streetnames string street name
postcode string postal code
ouput string output format for the result

Examples:

http://www.opengeocoding.org/geocoding/geoservice.php?country=germany&province=bw&city=Stuttgart&district=&streetnames=&postcode=&output=xml

Instead of XML as format, the output can be also another format like json.

http://www.opengeocoding.org/geocoding/geoservice.php?country=germany&province=bw&city=Stuttgart&district=&streetnames=&postcode=&output=json