RISMEDIA, July 22, 2011— Maponics, a provider of location-based data, has announced a new release of Maponics Neighborhood Boundaries TM, which contains more than 150,000 neighborhoods worldwide. With the launch last month of Maponics Subdivision Boundaries TM, Maponics combined databases of neighborhoods and real estate subdivisions have grown to more than 300,000. No other company even comes close to this quantity of high-quality data that represents where people live, work and play, the company stated.
According to the company, using everything from local community sources to patent-pending technology, Maponics is a leader in mapping the geographic boundaries of social spaces like neighborhoods, subdivisions, school attendance zones, shopping districts, and college campuses. Top real estate portals rely on Maponics data to improve search capabilities, perform trend analysis, and deliver advanced mapping applications, the company stated. Local search and location-based information sites like HelloMetro, TripAdvisor and Airbnb enhance search results with the intuitive geography of Maponics Neighborhoods. Across multiple industries companies including Twitter, Yellowbook and Deals by Citysearch utilize Maponics Neighborhood data to offer real-time, location-based advertising and promotion through mobile applications.
Neighborhood Boundaries and Subdivision Boundaries are each available to license in numerous GIS data formats. Neighborhood Boundaries are also available through the Maponics Spatial API for mashups or other online use.
For more information, visit www.maponics.com.