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How To: Geocode a Queens, NY address

Summary

Queens, NY addresses do not follow a standard US address format. For example, in the Queens formatted address '53-25 12th Street', 25 represents the house number and 53 represents the nearest cross street. This document explains how to properly geocode an address of this type.

Procedure

Combine the house number and cross street (number) into one number by removing the hyphen. Input this into the street field.

ex: <street> 5325 12th Street <street>

Input the rest of the address as usual, including city, state_prov and zone.