NAVTEQNA

Caution

The NAVTEQNA data source will be shutting down on March 1, 2020. After that date, any solution using the Bing Spatial Data Services Query API to search data from NAVTEQNA will return an error message. For a potential alternate solution, consider using the Local Search API, which returns a list of business entities centered around a location or a geographic region.

The NAVTEQNA data source contains information about points of interest (POIs) in North America. You can query this data source by using the Bing Spatial Data Services Query API and any Bing Maps Key.

Important

When you query this data source for specific property values, you must include a geographical area to search. This does not apply if you are querying for specific entities using entity ID. See Query by Area and Query by ID for details. POI entities may not be available for every location. Note: NAVTEQNA and NAVTEQEU data sources do not support the intersects and nearRoute filters.

POI Entity Properties

The following table describes the properties that you can query to get information about a point of interest in North America. These properties make up the NAVTEQPOIs entity type that is used by the NAVTEQNA data source.

Property Data Type Example Value
EntityID (Primary Key) Edm.String 111
Name Edm.String Coho Vineyard & Winery
DisplayName Edm.String Coho Vineyard & Winery
Latitude Edm.Double 50.792458
Longitude Edm.Double -1.146712
AddressLine Edm.String 1234 Main Street
Locality Edm.String Helena
AdminDistrict Edm.String Montana
AdminDistrict2 Edm.String Lewis and Clark
PostalCode Edm.String 98146
CountryRegion Edm.String USA
Phone Edm.String 800-5550111
EntityTypeID Edm.String 2084

Entity Types

For a complete list of the entity type IDs that you can query, see POI Entity Types.

How to query the NAVTEQNA data source

You can query NAVTEQNA data source by using the following base URL and adding additional parameters such a geographical area to search and the properties you want to return. For a complete description of query options and more examples, see Query API.

Important

When you query this data source for specify property values, you must include a geographical area to search. This does not apply if you are querying for specific entities using entity ID. See Query by Area and Query by ID for details.

Base Query URL

http://spatial.virtualearth.net/REST/v1/data/f22876ec257b474b82fe2ffcb8393150/NavteqNA/NavteqPOIs  

Query Example

The following query example queries for banks within 5 kilometers of the specified latitude and longitude. The query key you use can be any Bing Maps Key. For complete information about querying a data source, see Query API.

http://spatial.virtualearth.net/REST/v1/data/f22876ec257b474b82fe2ffcb8393150/NavteqNA/NavteqPOIs?spatialFilter=nearby(40.83274904439099,-74.3163299560546935,5)&$filter=EntityTypeID%20eq%20'6000'&$select=EntityID,DisplayName,Latitude,Longitude,__Distance&$top=3&key=anyBingMapsKey