Pokemon Go Pokemon Locations [Spawn Zones] – Where to Find Them

Pokemon Go Pokemon Locations [Spawn Zones] – Where to Find Them


Having played a lot of Pokemon Go since launch, I have had trouble finding water type Pokemon like Dratini, Lapras and Tentacruel. However, if you follow the guidelines below, you should be able to find your favorite type, be it fire, electric, dragon, bug or flying etc. Also, there are different spawn zones that pokemon will appear.

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Also, here is a really good pokemon location database search:

  • PokeCrew – Let’s you search where pokemon are in the United States

Thanks to EuroGamer, here is a chart below that you can reference to find your type of Pokemon.

Type Location Examples
Bug Type Countryside, farms, fields, forests, large parks and playgrounds Caterpie, Weedle
Dragon Type Famous places and landmarks in cities and in the country (for example, locks) Dratini
Electric Type Industrial parks, power plants, power plants Pikachu, Voltorb
Fairy Type Cemeteries, churches, landmarks and monuments Clefairy
Fighting Type Stadiums, arenas and large gyms Mankey, Machop
Fire Type Residential Charmander, Vulpix, Growlithe
Flying Type Countryside, farms, fields, forests, large parks and playgrounds Pidgey, Spearow
Ghost Type Cemeteries Gastly, Haunter
Grass Type Arable land, farms, forests, gardens, any kind of grass or green space, playgrounds, green residential areas Bulbasaur, Exeggcute, Tangela
Ground Type Railways and airports (never go onto them, obviously – play safely from a building!), ppen land and arable land, ditches, streams, not concreted parking Sandshrew, Diglett
Ice Type Grass, glacier or ski Dewgong, Lapras
Normal Type Everywhere! Rattata, Meowth
Poison Type Moors, bogs Bellsprout, Grimer
Rock Type Quarries, parking and highways, large commercial installations Geodude, Onix
Steel Type Buildings, railways (never go onto them, obviously – play safely from a building!) Magnemite
Water Type Any body of water, including rivers, lakes, oceans, coasts, harbors, canals Psyduck, Poliwag, Magikarp

Legendary Pokemon

There are some rumors out there to find these rare and mythic pokemons. According to PokemonGoGlobal, we can speculate the locations of them:

Mewtwo – Times Square New York

Mew Two

Mew – Banteay Srei Cambodia


Articuno – Vatnajokull Glacier Iceland


Zapdos – Any Electrical Powerplant

Moltres – Mt. Carmel


Legendary Beasts – Toji Temple Kyoto Japan

Legendary Beasts

Ho-Oh – Toji Temple Japan


Lugia – Tristan Da Curna


Celebi – Kyoto Japan Bamboo Forest


Rayquaza – Burj Khalifa Dubai


Groudon – Any Volcano


Kyogre – 10,000 feet below sea level


Arceus – Vatican City


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