U.S. Gazetteer

This gazetteer is used to identify places to view with the Tiger Map Server and obtain census data from the 1990 Census Lookup server. You can search for places, counties or MCDs by entering the name and state abbreviation (optional), or 5-digit zip code.


Search for a Place in the US

Name: State (optional):
or a 5-digit zip code:


*Note: This dataset is derived from the Census GICS and does not contain unincorporated place names.
For other geographic entities, try searching the USGS Geographic Names Information System.
The US Gazetteer Place and Zipcode files used in this service are available for downloading.
And here is an example of how to interface to the gazetteer from your own web page.

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