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NoteTwitter location data is available only if a Twitter user chooses to activate it. For each individual Tweet, they can choose whether or not to include location data and which location they want to specify, regardless of their real location. For example, a user in New York City could select Edinburgh, Scotland as the purported origin of a Tweet. If they choose not to include location data, all the* targets are unpopulated for that Tweet.

The place_type supplied by Twitter. Consult Twitter's documentation for further details. Typical values are:

  • admin
  • city
  • country
  • neighborhood
  • poi

The poi value indicates a point of interest such as Stonehenge or Niagara Falls.


  1. Filter for Tweets from points of interest: == "poi"

  2. Filter for Tweets from cities and countries that include the string "England" in their name: == "England" and in "city, country"

Resource information

Target service: Twitter

Target object: Twitter: Place

Type: string

Array: No

Always exists: No