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Geocoding Service with suggestions enabled returns invalid matches

Question asked by ccarter on Aug 21, 2015
Latest reply on Jan 25, 2019 by sbritt-esristaff

I have a 10.3 geocoding service with suggestions enabled which is based on address points.  The endpoint can be accessed here:


Everything works correctly except for the suggestions, which seem to be returning invalid matches.  For example, if you test the Suggest functionality here: and type in 1240 E Diana, you get 3 suggestions:

but only one is valid (1240 E Diana Ave). 

Where did the other two come from?  Maybe I am misunderstanding how suggestions work, but I expected the geocoding service to query the data on the fly and only present valid matches.