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geocoder

4.87
Provides object geocoding (by street or IP address), reverse geocoding (coordinates to street address), distance queries for ActiveRecord and Mongoid, result caching, and more. Designed for Rails but works with Sinatra and other Rack frameworks too.
 Popularity
Downloads
8,625,369
Stars
4,866
Forks
960
Watchers
116
 Releases
Total releases
53
First release
Latest release

geokit

1.82
Geokit provides geocoding and distance calculation in an easy-to-use API
 Popularity
Downloads
3,808,263
Stars
1,459
Forks
339
Watchers
42
 Releases
Total releases
24
First release
Latest release

gmaps4rails

1.53
Enables easy Google map + overlays creation.
 Popularity
Downloads
1,071,160
Stars
2,284
Forks
403
Watchers
99
 Releases
Total releases
103
First release
Latest release

rgeo

0.92
RGeo is a geospatial data library for Ruby. It provides an implementation of the Open Geospatial Consortium's Simple Features Specification, used by most standard spatial/geographic data storage systems such as PostGIS. A number of add-on modules are also available to help with writing location-based applications using Ruby-based frameworks such as Ruby On Rails.
 Popularity
Downloads
2,416,129
Stars
699
Forks
103
Watchers
37

geokit-rails

0.87
Official Geokit plugin for Rails/ActiveRecord. Provides location-based goodness for your Rails app. Requires the Geokit gem.
 Popularity
Downloads
746,307
Stars
1,299
Forks
207
Watchers
37
 Releases
Total releases
7
First release
Latest release

activerecord-postgis-adapter

0.68
ActiveRecord connection adapter for PostGIS. It is based on the stock PostgreSQL adapter, and adds built-in support for the spatial extensions provided by PostGIS. It uses the RGeo library to represent spatial data in Ruby.
 Popularity
Downloads
1,151,541
Stars
591
Forks
158
Watchers
35
 Releases
Total releases
63
First release
Latest release

graticule

0.21
Graticule is a geocoding API that provides a common interface to all the popular services, including Google, Yahoo, Geocoder.us, and MetaCarta.
 Popularity
Downloads
188,681
Stars
292
Forks
51
Watchers
15
 Releases
Total releases
24
First release
Latest release

GeoRuby

0.19
GeoRuby is intended as a holder for data returned from PostGIS and MySQL Spatial queries. The data model roughly follows the OGC "Simple Features for SQL" specification (see www.opengis.org/docs/99-049.pdf), although without any kind of advanced functionalities (such as geometric operators or reprojections)
 Popularity
Downloads
232,021
Stars
216
Forks
46
Watchers
11
 Releases
Total releases
20
First release
Latest release

georuby

0.18
GeoRuby provides geometric data types from the OGC 'Simple Features' specification.
 Popularity
Downloads
203,235
Stars
216
Forks
46
Watchers
11
 Releases
Total releases
12
First release
Latest release

leaflet-rails

0.18
This gem provides the leaflet.js map display library for your Rails 4/5 application.
 Popularity
Downloads
280,836
Stars
136
Forks
51
Watchers
5
 Releases
Total releases
34
First release
Latest release

acts_as_geocodable

0.14
Simple geocoding for Active Record models. See the README for more details.
 Popularity
Downloads
104,844
Stars
205
Forks
34
Watchers
14
 Releases
Total releases
11
First release
Latest release

nofxx-georuby

0.14
GeoRuby provides geometric data types from the OGC 'Simple Features' specification.
 Popularity
Downloads
33,367
Stars
216
Forks
46
Watchers
11

ppe-georuby

0.13
GeoRuby provides geometric data types from the OGC 'Simple Features' specification.
 Popularity
Downloads
3,425
Stars
216
Forks
46
Watchers
11

queso/ym4r-gm

0.11
A port of the YM4R-GM plugin for rails, to github
 Popularity
Stars
86
Forks
18
Watchers
2

parolkar/geo_mere_laal

0.1
Zero-effort creation of Location-aware Rails application based on W3C Geolocaton API.
 Popularity
Stars
118
Forks
9
Watchers
4

postgis_adapter

0.08
Execute PostGIS functions on Active Record
 Popularity
Downloads
38,118
Stars
88
Forks
32
Watchers
1

mongoid_geospatial

0.08
Mongoid Extension that simplifies MongoDB casting and operations on spatial Ruby objects.
 Popularity
Downloads
92,623
Stars
65
Forks
26
Watchers
5

gdal

0.03
GDAL/OGR bindings for ruby
 Popularity
Downloads
22,009
Stars
30
Forks
9
Watchers
4
 Releases
Total releases
8
First release
Latest release

address_standardization

0.03
A tiny Ruby library to quickly standardize a postal address
 Popularity
Downloads
14,239
Stars
44
Forks
9
Watchers
1

autometal-geoip

0.01
A wrapper to MaxMind's GeoIP services, that can work with both free and paid versions. Also provides geo-location methods to Active Record and Sequel Models. This product includes GeoLite data created by MaxMind, available from http://www.maxmind.com/.
 Popularity
Downloads
28,410
Stars
7
Forks
2
Watchers
2
 Releases
Total releases
9
First release
Latest release

georuby-ext

0.01
Use together GeoRuby, Rgeo, Geokit, Proj4j (and others)
 Popularity
Downloads
23,254
Stars
3
Forks
5
Watchers
4
 Releases
Total releases
5
First release
Latest release

map_layers

0.01
library dedicated to generate OSM javascript
 Popularity
Downloads
13,025
Stars
4
Forks
3
Watchers
2
 Releases
Total releases
3
First release
Latest release

gdal-helper

0.01
A helper library for the ruby bindings to gdal (http://gdal.org)
 Popularity
Downloads
12,721
Stars
10
Forks
2
Watchers
0
 Releases
Total releases
5
First release
Latest release

cartographie

0.0
Beautiful map generation
 Popularity
Downloads
8,082

georuby_remake

0.0
GeoRuby provides geometric data types from the OGC 'Simple Features' specification.
 Popularity
Downloads
2,888
 Releases
Total releases
1
First release
Latest release

rgdal

0.0
Pretty wrapper for GDAL/OGR
 Popularity
Downloads
2,591
Stars
2
Forks
0
Watchers
18

georuby_box

0.0
creates (W)ell(K)nown(T)ext bounding boxes from points
 Popularity
Downloads
2,573
Stars
1
Forks
0
Watchers
1
 Releases
Total releases
1
First release
Latest release