Address Recognition PDC

With every address recognized and geocoded using Location Hub, the Position Determination Code (PDC) is returned to specify the precision of the coordinates. The lower the value of the PDC indicates the more precise the placement of the coordinates.

PDC
Description
10
Centroid of Building Footprint
11
Building Main Entrance
12
Building Driveway
20
Centroid of Parcel
21
Inside of Parcel
22
Along Parcel Front Line
30
Undefined Point Level Coordinates
50
Street Segment and Range Interpolation
55
Street Segment and Range Extrapolation
60
Additional Geocoding Options (includes intersections and highway ramps)
65
LDU (Local Delivery Unit, 6-character postal code) centroid
70
Landmark
71
FSA (Forward Sortation Area, first 3 characters of postal code) centroid
77
Centroid of Neighbourhood Boundary
78
Centroid of Community Boundary
79
PPN (Populated Place Name) centroid
80
Centroid of Municipal Boundary