Cities Database Free Edition

    September 21, 2006

Another POI database is on the market in the GeoDataSource Cities Database product. The company has several flavors that run as much as $1,000+. A free product is available to those who register.

It contains 2 million+ city place names. Not sure how this product differs from some of the widely available free place name products available. See more at – other free place name products can be found here & here for those interested – there’s also the ever popular GNS names server at

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