Address Type identifies the type of house number range assigned to a stretch of road.
Address Type is used in conjunction with the related address attributes
Official Name and
Alternate Name for destination selection and geocoding.
Address Type is applied as follows:
- Address Type (Base) identifies addresses ranges that are most commonly used.
- Street names with one address range must have
Address Type (Base)applied.
- Street names with multiple address ranges have one range set to Base and the others set to any combination of the other values. A single street name will never contain two
Address Type (Base)address ranges.
Address Type (City) identifies addresses where ranges are assigned by the city government.
Address Type (Commercial) identifies address ranges specifically applied to commercial establishments.
For example, in some countries two ranges exist on the same road. One range is applied to residential addresses, and a different range is applied to commercial establishments.COUNTY
Address Type (County) identifies address ranges assigned by the county's government.
Address Type (Old) identifies addresses that represent a historic addressing system, as in one that has been replaced by a new or current addressing system.
|Country||Street Name||Address Range||Address Type|
|United States||Main Street||101-199||Base|
|Italy||Via Ettore Vernazza||2-46||Base|
|Via Ettore Vernazza||8-8||Commercial|