May 19, 2022

Reference: List of Government URLs That Do Not End in .Gov or .Mil Crawled by

These lists might be of interest to both developers and searchers.


As the U.S. government’s official web portal, we search across all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government websites. Most government websites end in .gov or .mil, but many end in .com, .org, .edu, or other top-level domains.

This GitHub page offers details about what is and is not included on the list

Direct to Lists via GitHub:

  1. List of URLs in Alphabetical Order (via GitHub)
  2. List of URLs Organized Hierarchically (via GitHub)

The GitHub lists will be updated quarterly.

We also recommend taking a look at this interactive/thesaurus version of the list.

Also Available:  Federal Executive Agency Internet Domains (via

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.