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Rematch Addresses


Rematches addresses in a geocoded feature class.


  • The input feature class has to be a feature class that was created by the Geocode Addresses tool or a process in which a table of addresses was geocoded.

  • An ArcGIS Online for organizations subscription is required if you rematch addresses in the geocoded feature class using the ArcGIS Online Geocoding Service.


RematchAddresses(in_geocoded_feature_class, in_where_clause)
ParameterExplanationData Type

The geocoded feature class you want to rematch.

Feature Class

An SQL expression used to select a subset of features. For more information on SQL syntax see the help topic SQL reference for elements used in query expressions.

SQL Expression

Derived Output

NameExplanationData Type

The updated geocoded feature class.

Feature Class

Code sample

RematchAddresses example (Python window)

The following Python window script demonstrates how to use the RematchAddress function in immediate mode.

# Rematch unmatched addresses in a geocoded feature class.
# Import system modules
import arcpy
arcpy.env.workspace = "C:/ArcTutor/Geocoding/atlanta.gdb" 

# Set local variables:
where_clause = "Status = 'U' "
geocoded_feature_class = "geocode_result"

arcpy.RematchAddresses_geocoding(geocoded_feature_class, where_clause)


Licensing information

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  • Advanced: Yes

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