Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) (US Govt)

URL

http://geonames.usgs.gov

Description

Official names of places and land features of the United States, with zoomable maps. References state, county, latitude, longitude, elevation, population, and map reference. Obsolete names, use: %historic% and state.

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Subjects

Geography

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