The Google Fusion Tables API v1 has been deprecated as of May 3rd, 2016. The API will continue to work until August 1st, 2017, and will shut down on that date. A migration guide is available outlining the steps to take to migrate to v2.

Table: insert

Requires authorization

Creates a new table. Try it now.


HTTP request



This request requires authorization with the following scope (read more about authentication and authorization).


Request body

In the request body, supply a Table resource with the following properties:

Property name Value Description Notes
Required Properties
columns[] list Columns in the table. writable
isExportable boolean Variable for whether table is exportable. writable
name string Name assigned to a table. writable
Optional Properties
attribution string Attribution assigned to the table. writable
description string Description assigned to the table. writable


If successful, this method returns a Table resource in the response body.

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