Skip to main content

Calculate Open Street Maps road length for any polygon

Project description

OSM Road Length

A tool to get the highway length from Open Street Maps of a region using Python.

It supports any region size and shape.


pip install osm-road-length


Import It

import osm_road_length

Get length from geometry

from shapely import wkt

geometry = wkt.loads('POLYGON((-43.2958811591311 -22.853167273541693,-43.30961406928735 -23.035275736044728,-43.115980036084224 -23.02010939749927,-43.157178766552974 -22.832917893834313,-43.2958811591311 -22.853167273541693))')

length = osm_road_length.get(geometry)


  • Free software: MIT license

This package was created with Cookiecutter and the audreyr/cookiecutter-pypackage project template.


0.1.5 (2020-04-22)

  • Add simplify method

0.1.0 (2020-04-21)

  • First release on PyPI.

Project details

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Source Distribution

osm-road-length-0.1.5.tar.gz (12.5 kB view hashes)

Uploaded source

Supported by

AWS AWS Cloud computing Datadog Datadog Monitoring Facebook / Instagram Facebook / Instagram PSF Sponsor Fastly Fastly CDN Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Huawei Huawei PSF Sponsor Microsoft Microsoft PSF Sponsor NVIDIA NVIDIA PSF Sponsor Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Salesforce Salesforce PSF Sponsor Sentry Sentry Error logging StatusPage StatusPage Status page