How do I get started with the zips.dev API?
You can start by registering on our platform to obtain an API key. Once registered, check out our documentation for detailed instructions on integrating and making requests to our API.
Is there a limit to the number of API calls I can make?
Yes, for free users, there's a limit of 20 requests per day. If you need more, consider upgrading to one of our premium plans detailed on our pricing page.
What data formats does the zips.dev API support?
Our API returns data in JSON format. Check our documentation for specifics.
I’m encountering errors with the API. Where can I get help?
First, consult our API documentation which lists common error codes and their meanings. If you still face issues, reach out to our support team at email@example.com.
Can I use the zips.dev API for commercial projects?
Absolutely! We offer both free and premium plans suitable for personal projects and large-scale commercial applications. Please ensure you follow our terms of service.
How frequently is the data behind the API updated?
Our backend database is updated monthly. API users will be notified of any major changes or updates via email.
How secure is the data transfer with the zips.dev API?
All data transfers to and from our API are encrypted using SSL. We prioritize the security and privacy of our users' data.
What happens if I exceed my API request limit?
Once you exceed your daily request limit, any further requests will be denied. To increase your limit, you can upgrade to a premium plan or wait for the limit to reset the following day.
When will the most recent Population Density and Urban Development data be available?
The demand for this information is immense. Our latest update is sourced from the 2020 Global Census. We're currently awaiting more recent figures. Global survey agencies have hinted at a new release towards the end of 2023.
How frequently do you refresh your database?
Monthly! Keep an eye out around the start of each month for updates.
How many user licenses come with the initial purchase?
Your account offers a single organization license. All members of your organization can use it.
Where do you obtain your data?
zips.dev amalgamates information from multiple certified sources like US data repositories, national statistics offices, and independent surveys.
Why do some cities lack latitude and longitude details?
Freshly recognized cities might not have geolocation data immediately. Some codes pertain to non-geographical entities like P.O. boxes, which lack such details. We update geocodes monthly, so check back soon!
What makes your data offering unique?
zips.dev stands out in geolocation data services. Our top-tier, regularly updated databases come at competitive prices. Our consistent excellence coupled with unmatched customer service makes us the preferred choice.