documentation

General

Get started

Get started developing on the Mapzen platform by setting up your account, API keys, and billing information.

Developer guides

Set up your development environment with these general guides.

Maps

mapzen.js

Get everything you need to use Mapzen services in your web applications.

Cartography

Get everything you need to use Mapzen basemaps and icons in your applications.

Tangram

Render 2D and 3D maps with fine control over the map-making process.

Vector tiles

Display the world with the latest open data using vector tiles.

Terrain tiles

Add open elevation data to your applications with raster terrain tiles.

Search & Mobility

Mapzen Search

Find places and addresses with this geographic search service.

Mapzen Mobility

Add planetwide routing and navigation to your web and mobile applications.

Data

Mapzen Places

Get administrative boundaries and hierarchies, neighbourhoods, postal codes, venues, and more.

Metro Extracts

Download manageable, city-sized portions of OpenStreetMap data.

Elevation Service

Request digital elevation model (DEM) data from around the world.

Address Parsing

Parse and expand address data with the libpostal engine.

Mobile

Android SDK

Add Mapzen maps and location services to your Android apps.

iOS SDK

Add Mapzen maps and location services to your iOS apps.