POI Radius Search
A POI Radius Search retrieves a list of Points of Interest (POIs) within a certain radius from a center point identified by its geographic coordinates. POIs include everything from restuarants and gas stations to emergency medical facilities and places of worship. See a full list of POI categories available for your search.
|center||Coordinates of the center point represented in lon, lat format.||Comma-separated long/lat pair||-76.12345,42.12345|
|region||The data region in which pings are located.||
|countryAbbrevType||The abbreviation format for countries. Only applicable when ||
|country||The country code using the format set by
|radius||radius distance from center of point.||
|radiusUnits||Units used for the radius distances in Miles or Kilometers. The default is miles.||
|poiCategories||Categories of points of interest with comma delimited choices, such as "Dining, Lodging, Gas".||
|nameFilter||It is used to filter the results with the supplied value.||
|dataset||For users licensed for multiple regional datasets.||
Required parameters are marked with an asterisk.
The radius search will return up to 3000 POIs regardless of the miles requested. In some cases you may need to specify a smaller radius to get a complete list of matches. Also, the API uses air miles not road miles.