Build something awesome with Open Data!

The Socrata Open Data API allows you to programatically access a wealth of open data resources from governments, non-profits, and NGOs around the world. Click the link below and try a live example right now.

Looking to use open data as part of your application or your business? Learn how to get started.

Support for most popular programming languages and platforms.

Struggling with a problem you can't figure out? Get help fast!

Data Publishers

Are you a Socrata customer or data publisher? Want to learn more about how to automate the maintenance of your open data? Check out our data publishing guide »

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