Public Data Sources

Public Data Sources


The Bing Spatial Data Services provide the following public data sources for your use. You can query these data sources with any Bing Maps Key.

You can also make any data source associated with your Bing Maps Account public. For more information, see Make a Data Source Public.

Data Source



This data source contains sample data. The examples provided in the Query API documentation use this data source.


This data source contains points of interest for North America.


This data source contains points of interest for Europe.

Traffic Incident Data Source

This data source contains traffic incident data that you can use to query for traffic incidents in an area by using the Query by Area API.

For the list of Standard Industry Code (SIC) entity type IDs that you can query for the NAVTEQNA and NAVTEQEU data sources, see POI Entity Types.

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