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Key to location analysis, Esri's Places Data portfolio provides distinct geographic references, including points of interest (POI), building footprints, boundaries, and parcels. This data can help you understand what attracts people to a location. Add Places Data to your GIS analysis, or confidently build it into your location services applications.

Search for a destination

Interested in a particular location or landmark? Find places by name or category through an interactive search.

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See geographic proximity

Create a list of nearby places based on location and type. Consider customers and prospects, competitors, distribution sites, and facilities for visualization and analysis.

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Design routes by places

Have a list of businesses to include in your journey? Inform your route directions with landmarks to assist in navigation, and find other relevant places along your route. 

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Why use Places Data?


Enhance your GIS analysis with Places Data to better understand how the physical and social worlds interact.
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Data sources

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Contribute to Places Data


Learn how to contribute POI and other features through Esri's Community Maps Program.

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