Re: Mapping Longitude and Latitude to a city value.

From: Theo Peterbroers <>
Date: 4 Jul 2002 03:48:55 -0700
Message-ID: <> (Peter) wrote in message news:<>...
> I have a longitude and latitude stamp on several records. I'm trying
> to find a way to change these values into City values. Without buying
> software.
> Example: x/y = Boston
> All I care about is the city level. I have been looking at the tiger
> database and was hoping someone would know how to accomplish this task
> using that resource. I also noticed a city/zip 1999 database.
> How can I map these numbers to these know fields in Tiger?
> Any ideas?

A WWW search on "gazeteer" or "gazetteer" will return the data you need (linking lat/long to placenames). Received on Thu Jul 04 2002 - 12:48:55 CEST

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