The World Geocoding Service finds addresses and places in all supported countries from a single endpoint. The service can find point locations of addresses, business names, and so on. The output points can be visualized on a map, inserted as stops for a route, or loaded as input for a spatial analysis. an address, retrieving imagery metadata, or creating a route.


>>> import geocoder
>>> g = geocoder.arcgis('Redlands, CA')
>>> g.json

This provider may return multiple results by setting the parameter maxRows to the desired number (1 by default). You can access those results as described in the page ‘Access to geocoder results’.

Command Line Interface

$ geocode 'Redlands, CA' --provider arcgis


  • location: Your search location you want geocoded.
  • maxRows: (default=1) Max number of results to fetch
  • limit: Deprecated, same as maxRows
  • method: (default=geocode) Use the following:
    • geocode