Forsyth County GIS Data
Feature Data Layers obtained Spring 2000
The following county-wide feature data layers are available for Forsyth County. The data are in shapefile format, State Plane 1983/feet. The data were obtained in spring 2000. Time stamps for individual files vary.
|Shapefile||Description||File Size (mb)||Brief Metadata||File Date|
|fcindex||Elevation Contours (10')||345||n/a||11/10/99|
Other Data: Various annotation layers associated with the feature data are also available.
As of the Spring 2000, digital orthophoto flights had been most recently done in March 1997. The original data are in BIL format data is available as 530 images, 24 mb per image, all at 200' scale. MrSID compressed versions (28:1) are available as individual files. The uncompressed BIL data is not yet available through the Libraries. Data availability is shown below:
An image index shapefile (indexall.shp) for the county is available on the Geodata server at http://geodata.lib.ncsu.edu/localgov/Forsyth_County/2000/meta/ (data are in State Plane 1983/feet).