How to See Your House on Google Street View?

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The main aim of this article is to navigate the ones who wish to surf in the places they want! What I indicate by surfing is like surfing on the internet. Now, it is possible to surf in the streets without expending any energy, and instead via your computer screen!

Google Earth is a perfect tool to see your house on Google Street View. You can zoom in to see bridges, schools, your neighboorhood, landmarks, and more. Or you may just look at your street from a broader perspective.

The best thing about Street View is that you will feel like you are there!

Now, it is time to get some information on how you can use Open Street View from different devices.

Open Street View for Computers

computer screen google street view of auburn st

  1. Open Google Earth on your computer.
  2. Search for a location that you want to see from the map.
  3. Zoom in to the area for a detailed view.
  4. Click Pegman which is on the bottom right of your computer screen
  5. Click on the highlighted area.

How to Use Open Street View with Your Computer?

Want to run a new area? There is a white arrow that appears onscreen; click on it to move the desired direction.

Wish to change your view? Then, all you need to do is to click and drag your computer screen.

Wondering how to return to the north-facing view mode? There is a compass button on the bottom right of your screen, so click it.

Moreover, Blue circles mean that you can see the colored area in the Street View, and orange circles indicate that you are allowed to see inside a building!

If you would like to remove an image from Street View, you can fill out the form that opens when you click on the “Report a Problem” button on the right corner of the web browser and submit it to Google Street View.

To exit from Street View and go back to real life, click on X in the top left of your screen.

Open Street View for Android

android google street view of euclid avenue

  1. Open Google Earth app on your Android device.
  2. Search for a place or tap on a location.
  3. There appears a “Knowledge Card” at the bottom that includes information about the place.
  4. To view the place in more detail, zoom in.
  5. Tap Pegman on the bottom left of your application screen.
  6. Click on a highlighted area to see the place.

How to Use Open Street View with Your Android Device?

Want to hide knowledge card? You should just click on “Clear” button.

Wish to run a new area? There is a large white arrow that appears onscreen; tap it to move on to the new desired direction.

Moreover, Blue circles mean that you can see the colored area in the Street View, and orange circles indicate that you are allowed to see inside a building!

Looking for a way to change your view perspective? Then, you can click and drag your screen.

Wondering how to return to the north-facing view mode? There is a compass button on the bottom left of your screen, so tap it.

You need to pinch the app screen with two fingers. Double-tap with one finger click zooms the screen, and finger upping and downing on the screen make the screen slide.

If you want to delete an image from Street View, you can fill out the form that opens when you click on the “Report a Problem” button on the “MoreMore” element and submit it to Google Street View.

To close the current Street View, click on “BackBack element in the top left corner of your app screen.

Open Street View for iPhone & iPad

google street view of san francisco zoo on ios

  1. Open Google Earth app on your iOS device.
  2. Search for a place or click on a location.
  3. There appears a “Knowledge Card” at the bottom that includes information about the place.
  4. To view the area in more detail, zoom in.
  5. Click Pegman on the bottom left of your application screen.
  6. Tap to the highlighted area to see the place.

How to Use Open Street View with Your iPhone or iPad?

Wish to remove knowledge card? You should just click on “Clear” button.

Want to go to a new area? There is a large white arrow that appears onscreen, click it to move on to new place.

Moreover, Blue circles mean that you can see the colored area in the Street View, and orange circles indicate that you are allowed to see inside a building!

How to change your view perspective? You may tap and drag your screen.

Wondering how to return to the north-facing view mode? There is a compass button on the bottom left of your screen, so click it.

You need to pinch the app screen with two fingers. Double-tap with one finger click zooms the screen, and finger upping and downing on the screen make the screen slide.

If you want to blur or remove an image from Street View, you can fill out the form that you are landed when you click on the “Report a Problem” button on the “MoreMore” element and submit it to Google Street View.

To exit the Street View, click on “BackBack element in the top left corner of your app screen.

Where Are Street View Images Available in the USA?

Note that Street View images are not available all over the world. Therefore, I have provided you the list of districts where you can see a street view in the USA;

  1. Alabama Region: Madison, Limestone, Jackson, Morgan, Marshall, Dekalb, Elmore, Autauga, Lowndes, Montgomery, Macon, Bullock, Pike, Crenshaw, Butler
  2. Alaska Region: Anchorage, Fairbanks, Denali, Matanuska-Susitna, Chugach, Kenai Peninsula
  3. Arizona Region: Maricopa, Pinal, Pima
  4. Arkansas Region: Pulaski, Saline, Perry, Conway, Faulkner, White, Lonoke, Prairie, Jefferson
  5. California Region: Ventura, Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco
  6. Colorado Region: Colorado Springs, Teller, Park, Lake, Eagle, Summit, Clear Creek, Jefferson, Douglas, El Paso, Elbert, Arapahoe, Denver, Adams, Boulder, Gilpin, Weld, Larimer
  7. Connecticut Region: Newhaven, Fairfield, Litchfield, Hartford, Middlesex, New London, Tolland, Windham
  8. Florida Region: Walton, Washington, Holmes, Bay, Gulf, Liberty, Franklin, Wakulla, Leon, Gasden
  9. Georgia Region: Fulton, Douglas, Cobb, Cherokee, Paulding, Dekalb, Gwinnett, Rockdale, Henry, Clayton
  10. Hawaii Region: Oahu, Big Island, Maui, Kauai
  11. Illinois Region: Jersey, Madison, Macoupin, Saint Claire, Champaign, Ford, Piatt, Douglas, Peoria, Lake, Cook, Will, Grundy, Kendall, Kane, DuPage, DeKab, La Salle, Lee
  12. Indiana Region: Marion, Johnson, Shelby, Hancock, Madision, Hamilton, Tipton, Boone, Hendricks, Morgan, Putnam, Montgomery, Brown, Monroe, Bartholomew, Washington, Lawrence, Greene, Clay, Orange
  13. Iowa Region: Dallas, Polk, Madison, Warren, Marion, Jasper, Mahaska, Powesheik, Iowa, Johnson, Linn, Benton, Blackhawk, Marshall, Story
  14. Kansas Region: Johnson, Douglas, Franklin, Miami, Linn, Anderson, Coffey, Osage, Shawnee, Wabaunsee, Lyon, Chase, Leavenworth, Jefferson
  15. Kentucky Region: Jefferson, Bulitt, Nelson, Spencer, Anderson, Mercer, Boyle, Lincoln, Casey, Russell, Wayne, Adair, Cumberland, Metcalfe, Green, Taylor, Marion, Washington, Nelson, Hardin, Larue, Hart, Barren, Allen, Warren, Edmonson, Grayson, Breckinridge, Meade, Hanckck, Daviess, McLean, Muhlenberg, Ohio, Todd, Christian, Trigg, Lyon, Caldwell, Webster, Union, Marshall, Ballard, McCracken
  16. Louisiana Region: Caddo, Bossier, Webster, Claiborne, Bienville, Red River, De Soto, Jackson, Winn, St. Bernard, Plaquemines, Jefferson, LaFourche, St. Charles, Orleans
  17. Maine Region: York, Cumberland, Sagadahoc, Androscoggin, Oxford, Kennebec, Lincoln, Knox, Waldo
  18. Maryland Region: Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico, Dorchester, Talbot, Caroline, Queen Anne’s, Kent, Cecil, Harford, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Calvert, St. Mary’s, Charles, Prince George’s, Montgomery, Howard, Carroll, Frederick, Washington, Allegany, Garrett
  19. Massachusetts Region: Barnstable, Plymouth, Bristol, Norfolk, Suffolk, Middlesex, Essex, Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin, Berkshire
  20. Michigan Region: Berrien, Cass, St. Joseph, Branch, Hillsdale, Lenawee, Monroe, Wayne, Washtenaw, Jackson, Calhoun, Kalamazoo, Van Buren, Allegan, Barry, Eaton, Ingham, Livingston, Oakland, Macomb, St. Claire, Genesee, Shiawassee, Clinton, Ionia, Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon, Newaygo, Mecosta, Isabella, Midland
  21. Minnesota Region: Houston, Fillmore, Mower, Freeborn, Faribault, Martin, Jackson, Novles, Rock, Pipestone, Murray, Cottonwood, Watonwan, Blue Earth, Waseca, Steele, Dodge, Olmsted, Winona, Wabasha, Goodhue, Rice, Le Sueur, Nicollet, Brown, Redwood, Lyon, Lincoln, Yellow Medicine, Renville, Sibley, McLeod, Carver, Scott, Dakota, Washinton, Ramsey, Hennepin, Wright, Meeker, Kandiyohi, Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Big Stone, Traverse, Stevens, Pope, Stearns, Sherburne, Anoka, Chisago, Pine, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Todd, Douglas, Grant, Traverse
  22. Mississippi Region: Hinds, Copiah, Simpson, Rankin, Madision, Yazoo
  23. Missouri Region: Greene, Webster, Dallas, Polk, Cedar, Dade, Lawrence, Barry, Stone, Taney, Ozark, Douglas, Wright, Laclede
  24. Nebraska Region: Douglas, Dodge, Saunders, Butler, Polk, Nance, Platte, Boone, Madison, Colfax, Dodge, Washington, Burt, Cuming, Stanton, Madison, Antelope, Pierce, Wayne, Thurston, Dakota, Dixon, Cedar, Knox
  25. New Jersey: Cape May, Cumberland, Salem, Atlantic, Cloucester, Camden, Burlington, Ocean, Monmouth, Mercer, Middlesex, Union, Somerset, Hunterdon, Union, Essex, Hudson, Bergen, Passaic, Morris, Warren, Sussex
  26. New York Region: Richmond, Kings, Queens, New York, Bronx, Rockland, Westchester, Suffolk, Putnam, Orange, Sullivan, Ulster, Dutchess, Columbia, Greene,Albany, Schoharie, Schenectady, Saratoga, Rensselaer, Washington, Warren, Madison, Monroe, Erie, Long Island
  27. North Carolina Region: New Hanover, Pender, Brunswick, Columbus, Onslow, Halifax, Edgecombe, Nash, Wilson, Franklin, Wake, Johnston
  28. Ohio Region: Lawrence, Ross, Greene, Miami, Mercer, Putnam, Seneca, Medina, Tuscarawas, Belmont, Noble, Licking, Ashtabula
  29. Oklahoma Region: Oklahoma, Cleveland, Lincoln, Tulsa, Wagoner, Okmulgee
  30. Oregon Region: Clackamas County, Multnomah County, Washington County
  31. Pennsylvania Region: Delaware, Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Berks, Lancaster, York, Lebanon, Dauphin, Schuylkill, Lehigh, Northhampton, Adams, Venango, Clarion, Jefferson, Indiana, Armstrong, Butler, Allegheny, Westmoreland
  32. South Carolina Region: Richland, Sumter, Calhoun, Lexington
  33. Tennessee Region: Knox, Jefferson, Grainger, Union, Anderson, Rane, Loudon
  34. Texas Region: Houston, Trinity, Polk, Angelina, Anderson, Leon, Madison, Walker, Caldwell, Comal, Guadalupe, Hays, Travis, Williamson, Dallas, Ellis, Johnson, Hood, Tarrant, Rockwall, Rains, VanZandt, Denton, Collin, Hunt
  35. Utah Region: Salt lake, Utah, Wasatch, Davis, Morgan, Summit
  36. Virginia Region: New Kent, Sussex, Hanover, Caroline, Essex, King and Queen, Gloucester, York, King William, Buckingham, Halifax, Patrick, Grayson, Scott, Dickenson, Page
  37. Washington Region: Spokane, Lincoln, Mason, Thurston, Pierce, King, Kitsap, Snohomish, Lewis, Cowlitz
  38. Washington DC Region: DC
  39. Wisconsin Region: Kenosha, Racine, Waukesha, Milwaukee, Dodge, Washington, Qzaukee, Sheboygan, Fond du Lac, Calumet, Manitowoc, Brown, Dutagamie

I hope this article gave you an insight on how to travel in the USA without sacrificing any money and time!

Explore safe; see you next time.

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