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03-16-2014, 10:51 PM #1
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Getting closest school by zipcode
Okay, so I have a database of zipcodes with the following schema:
Then, a list of high schools with the following schema:
I have the query to pull all schools by coordinates(longitude and latitude) with a 30mile radius. But what I am having trouble with is pulling a list of school in a 30 mile radius by inputting a central zipcode. Any ideas, on how I could do this without having two separate queries??Notice: If you post a problem and it gets fixed, please remember to go back and place it as solved. ;)
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03-18-2014, 04:35 PM #2
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Your database of zipcodes should have a column with the zip codes so entering a zip code yields the long/lat to use for the central point.
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