“Radar’s geolocation services are phenomenal. We found that Radar provides the same accuracy as other products on the market at a fraction of the cost. Radar’s APIs are simple to use and easy to integrate, which saved us time and allowed us to dedicate resources to other projects.”
What is geocoding?
Geocoding is the process of converting addresses to latitude and longitude coordinates. Our API returns well-formed structured addresses and geographic coordinates.
How can I use the forward geocoding API?
You can use the forward geocoding API to convert an address to coordinates to drop a pin on a map or search nearby the address.
Is the forward geocoding API accurate?
Radar’s forward geocoding API incorporates both open and commercial datasets for maximum coverage at an affordable price relative to alternatives.
Is the forward geocoding API affordable?
Radar is free up to 100,000 requests per month and only $0.50 for every 1,000 calls after that, with volume discounts available.
How does the forward geocoding API compare to alternatives?
Radar is a more cost-effective solution than alternatives like Google Maps or Mapbox. In addition to a Maps Platform, Radar also has a Geofencing Platform.