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<title>Place Autocomplete Address Form</title>
<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no">
<meta charset="utf-8">
html, body, #map-canvas {
height: 100%;
margin: 0px;
padding: 0px
<link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="
<script src="
// This example displays an address form, using the autocomplete feature
// of the Google Places API to help users fill in the information.
var placeSearch, autocomplete;
var componentForm = {
street_number: 'short_name',
route: 'long_name',
locality: 'long_name',
administrative_area_level_1: 'short_name',
country: 'long_name',
postal_code: 'short_name'
function initialize() {
// Create the autocomplete object, restricting the search
// to geographical location types.
autocomplete = new google.maps.places.Autocomplete(
/** @type {HTMLInputElement} */(document.getElementById('autocomplete')),
{ types: ['geocode'] });
// When the user selects an address from the dropdown,
// populate the address fields in the form.
google.maps.event.addListener(autocomplete, 'place_changed', function() {
// [START region_fillform]
function fillInAddress() {
// Get the place details from the autocomplete object.
var place = autocomplete.getPlace();
for (var component in componentForm) {
document.getElementById(component).value = '';
document.getElementById(component).disabled = false;
// Get each component of the address from the place details
// and fill the corresponding field on the form.
for (var i = 0; i < place.address_components.length; i++) {
var addressType = place.address_components[i].types[0];
if (componentForm[addressType]) {
var val = place.address_components[i][componentForm[addressType]];
document.getElementById(addressType).value = val;
// [END region_fillform]
// [START region_geolocation]
// Bias the autocomplete object to the user's geographical location,
// as supplied by the browser's 'navigator.geolocation' object.
function geolocate() {
if (navigator.geolocation) {
navigator.geolocation.getCurrentPosition(function(position) {
var geolocation = new google.maps.LatLng(
position.coords.latitude, position.coords.longitude);
autocomplete.setBounds(new google.maps.LatLngBounds(geolocation,
// [END region_geolocation]
#locationField, #controls {
position: relative;
width: 480px;
#autocomplete {
position: absolute;
top: 0px;
left: 0px;
width: 99%;
.label {
text-align: right;
font-weight: bold;
width: 100px;
color: #303030;
#address {
border: 1px solid #000090;
background-color: #f0f0ff;
width: 480px;
padding-right: 2px;
#address td {
font-size: 10pt;
.field {
width: 99%;
.slimField {
width: 80px;
.wideField {
width: 200px;
#locationField {
height: 20px;
margin-bottom: 2px;
<body onload="initialize()">
<div id="locationField">
<input id="autocomplete" placeholder="Enter your address"
onFocus="geolocate()" type="text"></input>
<table id="address">
<td class="label">Street address</td>
<td class="slimField"><input class="field" id="street_number"
<td class="wideField" colspan="2"><input class="field" id="route"
<td class="label">City</td>
<td class="wideField" colspan="3"><input class="field" id="locality"
<td class="label">State</td>
<td class="slimField"><input class="field"
id="administrative_area_level_1" disabled="true"></input></td>
<td class="label">Zip code</td>
<td class="wideField"><input class="field" id="postal_code"
<td class="label">Country</td>
<td class="wideField" colspan="3"><input class="field"
id="country" disabled="true"></input></td>