Why choose us?


We strive to offer the most accessible and functional API location IP.

Fast

ipwhois.io servers are spread worldwide for security and speed.

Easy

Integrate our API now, no need to register and enter your data. It takes a few minutes.

Security

All data sent to and processed by the ipwhois.io API is secured via 256-bit SSL encryption (HTTPS).

Unlimited

ipwhois.io has no restrictions for the "Unlimited" tariff plan.

Free for novice webmasters

You can use our service for free up to 10,000 requests per month. Choose a tariff plan that suits your project.

Exact data

We update our database in real time. For each API request, you will always have the most accurate location data, without having to worry about updating a local database.

Frequently Asked Questions


View the most common questions people ask about ipwhois.io.

What is your API for?

You can use ipwhois.io to filter out bot traffic, customize content based on visitor's location, display full country names, perform bulk IP geolocation, and more.

How often is IP data updated?

Our database is updated almost in real time. Thanks to integration with multiple channels (RIPE, APNIC, ARIN, AFRINIC and others) delivering IP data in real time.

Do I need an API key for a free plan?

No, free tariff does not require a key.

How many requests can I make?

For free you can make up to 10,000 requests per month. See our paid tariffs if you need more.

What is the average server response time?

Due to powerful and optimized servers located on different continents and our productive database, we achieve a real response of up to 90 milliseconds in most parts of the world.

Can I use it on my commercial site?

No, we do not allow commercial use of the free plan. Please see our pro service for SSL access, unlimited queries and commercial support.