All city names in DAT Power must fit within 14 characters.
Certain first words are abbreviated consistently, with few exceptions:
If first word is...
|North, South, East, West||N,S,E,W|
|Saint, Sainte, Ste||St|
There are many other abbreviations that are applied only for city names that exceed 14 characters. This is a list of the more common abbreviations:
|Spring, Springs||Spg, Spgs|
DAT Power tries to be flexible in accepting names. Sometimes, city names have to be abbreviated dramatically to fit within the 14 character limit (e.g. Ltl Rvr Acdmy, TX). If you have difficulty finding the city name that DAT Power will accept, try entering the ZIP code instead.