Dashboard > Directory > Socrata Open Data API Profile

Welcome to ProgrammableWebclose

PW is the web's leading resource for everything about open APIs and mashups.   Learn more: take a tour »

Like government? PW has:

Socrata Open Data API

Socrata is an online community for producers, publishers, and consumers of data. Through a suite of innovative Web services, Socrata provides the world's most comprehensive platform for social data discovery. Socrata API are sets of REST resources you can use to manage Socrata entities and data. Resources are grouped by areas of related high-level functionality.

Bookmark and Share Click to vote

Socrata Open Data : Highlights

Summary
Online data sharing service
Category
Government
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
XML, JSON, RDF, CSV, XLS, PDF, TXT
API home
http://dev.socrata.com 

Socrata Open Data : Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
Accessible without an account, developer accounts will be mandatory soon.  
Developer Key Required
No  
Account Required
No  
Commercial Licensing
Yes  
Provider
www.socrata.com  
Non-Commercial Lic.
Yes  
Data Licensing
Public Domain, Creative Commons, etc, depending on data publisher.  
Usage Fees
Free  
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
Depends on the customer's service plan. 
Terms of Service
www.socrata.com/terms-of-service 

Security

Authentication Model
HTTP Basic Authentication over SSL, OAuth (upcoming) 
SSL Support
Yes 
Read-only Without Login
Yes 

Like the Socrata Open Data API?

Click the "Track this API" button on any profile page and never miss an API update, new app, or breaking news for that API again.

 

Mashups, Developers & Source Code

Mashups using Socrata Open Data [ Add a mashup ]

There are no mashups for Socrata Open Data . If you know one why not add it?

Developers using Socrata Open Data [ Add me ]

  • chrismetcalf

Source Code for Socrata Open Data [ Add a source code link ]

PW Recommends

Comments 

No comments on this API yet...Used it? How was it for you?

You must be logged in to comment. Not a PW member yet? Why not register.


8844 of 11335 APIs

Follow the PW team on Twitter

ProgrammableWeb
APIs, mashups and code. Because the world's your programmable oyster.

John Musser
Founder, ProgrammableWeb

Adam DuVander
Executive Editor, ProgrammableWeb. Author, Map Scripting 101. Lover, APIs.