admin2 21.0

Looks up admin2-level reference data.

The Admin2 resolution level (GeoResolutionCode 9 represents small geographic divisions (for example, counties) within Admin1 administrative divisions (for example, states).

Admin2-level reference data includes admin2Codeand admin2Name geolocation data. The service also returns country-level and admin1-level geolocation data

The service may take several query parameters.

  • The countryFips parameter identifies a country using its Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) country code. The FIPS country code is a two-character code that uniquely identifies a geopolitical entity. For example, the FIPS country code for the United States is US.
  • The admin1Code parameter is a two-character code that represents a large geographic division within a country such as a prefecture, province, region, or state. For example, the admin1Code for the state of California is CA.
  • The admin2Code parameter identifies a geographic division within a country using a three-digit code. The admin2Code identifies entities that are smaller than the entities represented by admin1Code. For example, in the United States admin1Code identifies a state and the admin2Code identifies a county.