Abbreviations

The abbreviations used in CEMR, including Street Type, State, and Directional abbreviations are listed below.

 

Street Type Abbreviations

Street

Abbreviation

Type

Central

Addition

ADDN

Air Force Base

AFB

Annex

ANX

Apartments

APTS

Arcade

ARCD

Avenue

AV

Bank

 

Base

BS

Block

BLK

Boulevard

BLVD

Building

BLDG

Campground

 

Canyon

CYN

Causeway

CSWY

Center

CTR

Circle

CIR

Community

 

Company

CO

Concourse

CONC

Condominium(s)

CONDOS

Convention

 

County

 

Course

 

Court

CT

Courthouse

CTHSE

Creek

CK

Crescent

CRSCNT

Crossing

CRSG

Dormitory

 

Drive

DR

Esplanade

ESPLND

Estate

 

Estate(s)

EST(S)

Extension

EXT

Field

 

Freeway

FRWY

Gulch

GULCH

Heights

HTS

Highway

HWY

Highway Carrier Route

HCR#

Historical

 

Home

 

Hospital

 

House

 

Housing

 

Incorporated

INC

Interstate Highway

I#

Junction

JCTN

Junior

 

Lake

LK

Lane

LN

Loop

LP

Mall

ML

Manor

 

Marina

 

Memorial

 

Mobile

 

Mobile Home

 

Mount

MT

Mountain

MTN

Park

PK

Parkway

PKWY

Pass

PS

Peak

PEAK

Place

PL

Plaza

 

Pike

PKE

Point

PT

Pond

PD

Promenade

PROM

Ranch

RCH

Range

RNG

Resident

 

Ridge

RDG

Road

RD

Roadway

RDWY

Route

RT

Run

RUN

Rural Route

 

Saint

 

Senior

 

Square

 

Station

STA

Stravenue

STRAV

Street

ST

Subdivision

 

Terrace

TERR

Thoroughfare

THRF

Thruway

THRWY

Trail

TR

Trailer

 

Trailer Court

 

Trailer Park

TRLPRK

Turnpike

TRNPK

University

 

Valley

VLY

View

VW

Village

VLG

Walk

WK

Walkway

WKY

Way

WY

 

 

State Abbreviations

State

Abbreviation

Arizona

AZ

Colorado

CO

Idaho

ID

Iowa

IA

Minnesota

MN

Montana

MT

Nebraska

NE

New Mexico

NM

North Dakota

ND

Oregon

OR

South Dakota

SD

Utah

UT

Washington

WA

Wyoming

WY

 

 

Directional Abbreviations
Central, Western, and Eastern

 

Single Directions

Single directions must be abbreviated to one alphabetic character.

N - North            E - East

S - South            W - West

Exceptions

Central

Single directions as part of the street name or at the end of a street name must be spelled out.

12 NORTH FORK RD

300 N 200 SOUTH

Western

If a street name is a single alphabetic character and there is a directional, the directional must be spelled in full.

12 NORTH A

Eastern

Single directions as part of the street name or at the end of a street name must be spelled out.

12 NORTH FORK RD

300 N 200 SOUTH

Related Topics

Acronyms and Definitions