Thing > Place > AdministrativeArea

A geographical region under the jurisdiction of a particular government.
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from Place
address PostalAddress Physical address of the item.
aggregateRating AggregateRating The overall rating, based on a collection of reviews or ratings, of the item.
containedIn Place The basic containment relation between places.
event Event Upcoming or past event associated with this place or organization. Supercedes events.
faxNumber Text The fax number.
geo GeoShape  or
GeoCoordinates 
The geo coordinates of the place.
globalLocationNumber Text The Global Location Number (GLN, sometimes also referred to as International Location Number or ILN) of the respective organization, person, or place. The GLN is a 13-digit number used to identify parties and physical locations.
hasMap URL  or
Map 
A URL to a map of the place. Supercedes map, maps.
interactionCount Text A count of a specific user interactions with this item—for example, 20 UserLikes, 5 UserComments, or 300 UserDownloads. The user interaction type should be one of the sub types of UserInteraction.
isicV4 Text The International Standard of Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC), Revision 4 code for a particular organization, business person, or place.
logo URL  or
ImageObject 
A logo associated with an organization.
openingHoursSpecification OpeningHoursSpecification The opening hours of a certain place.
photo ImageObject  or
Photograph 
A photograph of this place. Supercedes photos.
review Review A review of the item. Supercedes reviews.
telephone Text The telephone number.
Properties from Thing
additionalType URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. Schema.org tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
alternateName Text An alias for the item.
description Text A short description of the item.
image URL  or
ImageObject 
URL of an image of the item.
name Text The name of the item.
potentialAction Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
sameAs URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Freebase page, or official website.
url URL URL of the item.


Instances of AdministrativeArea may appear as values for the following properties
PropertyOn TypesDescription
applicableLocation DrugLegalStatus  or
DrugCost 
The location in which the status applies.
areaServed ContactPoint The location served by this contact point (e.g., a phone number intended for Europeans vs. North Americans or only within the United States.)
availableIn DrugStrength The location in which the strength is available.
geographicArea Audience The geographic area associated with the audience.
serviceArea Service The geographic area where the service is provided.
studyLocation MedicalStudy The location in which the study is taking/took place.
validIn Permit The geographic area where the permit is valid.

More specific Types
  • City
  • Country
  • State

    Examples

    <div>
    NYC Food Service Establishment Permit, issued by Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
    (issued through NYC Food Service Establishment Permit Service; valid in New York for 1 year).
    </div>
    
    <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/GovernmentPermit">
      <span itemprop="name">NYC Food Service Establishment Permit</span>
      <div itemprop="issuedBy" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/GovernmentOrganization">
        <span itemprop="name">Department of Health and Mental Hygiene"</span>
      </div>
      <div itemprop="issuedThrough" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/GovernmentService">
        <span itemprop="name">NYC Food Service Establishment Permit Service</span>
       </div>
      <div itemprop="validIn" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/AdministrativeArea">
        <span itemprop="name">New York</span>
      </div>
      <time itemprop="validFor" content="P1Y">1 year</time>
    </div>
    
    <div vocab="http://schema.org/" typeof="GovernmentPermit">
      <span property="name">NYC Food Service Establishment Permit</span>
      <div property="issuedBy"  typeof="GovernmentOrganization">
        <span property="name">Department of Health and Mental Hygiene"</span>
      </div>
      <div property="issuedThrough"  typeof="GovernmentService">
        <span property="name">NYC Food Service Establishment Permit Service</span>
       </div>
      <div property="validIn"  typeof="AdministrativeArea">
        <span property="name">New York</span>
      </div>
      <time property="validFor" content="P1Y">1 year</time>
    </div>
    
    <script type="application/ld+json">
    {
      "@context": "http://schema.org",
      "@type": "GovernmentPermit",
      "issuedBy": {
        "@type": "GovernmentOrganization",
        "name": "Department of Health and Mental Hygiene\""
      },
      "issuedThrough": {
        "@type": "GovernmentService",
        "name": "NYC Food Service Establishment Permit Service"
      },
      "name": "NYC Food Service Establishment Permit",
      "validFor": "",
      "validIn": {
        "@type": "AdministrativeArea",
        "name": "New York"
      }
    }
    </script>
    
    This example shows a JSON-LD description of services that do not necessarily have a direct
    human-oriented HTML description. It describes a GovernmentService named "Veterans Affairs Emergency Mental Health",
    its operator, service area and service details, such as its Veterans Crisis Line (including  phone contact line
    hours of operation, language and other details).
    
    This example is JSON only.
    
    This example is JSON only.
    
    <script type='application/ld+json'>
    {
      "@context": "http://schema.org",
      "@type": "GovernmentService",
      "name": "Veterans Affairs Emergency Mental Health",
      "serviceType": "Psychiatric Emergency Services",
      "operator": {
        "@type": "GovernmentOrganization",
        "name": "US Department of Veterans Affairs"
      },
      "serviceArea": {
        "@type": "AdministrativeArea",
        "name": "Massachusetts"
      },
      "serviceAudience": {
        "@type": "CivicAudience",
        "name": "Veterans"
      },
      "availableChannel": {
        "@type": "ServiceChannel",
        "name": "Urgent Care Clinic",
        "availableLanguage": {
          "@type": "Language",
          "name": "Spanish"
        },
        "serviceLocation": {
          "@type": "Hospital",
          "name": "VA Boston -- West Roxbury",
          "address": {
            "@type": "PostalAddress",
            "streetAddress": "1400 VFW Parkway",
            "addressLocality": "West Roxbury",
            "addressRegion": "MA",
            "postalCode": "02132"
          }
        }
      }
    }
    </script>
    

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