Nash County GIS Data
Feature Data Layers obtained 2001
The following county-wide feature data layers are available for Nash County. The data are in shapefile format, State Plane 1927/feet.
|Coverage||Description||File Size||Brief Metadata|
|centerlines||Street Centerlines||9.8 mb||centerlinesl.txt|
|cl-etj||City Limits/ETJ||0.7 mb||cl-etj.txt|
|fire||Fire Districts||2.5 mb||fire.txt|
|grid400||400' Scale Orthophoto Grid||0.14 mb||grid400.txt|
|parcel||Tax Parcels||145.7 mb||parcel.txt|
|rescue||Rescue Districts||1.7 mb||rescue.txt|
As of 2001, digital orthophoto flights had been done in 1997 by L. Robert Kimball & Associates. The entire county was done at '400 scale. Developed areas were done at 100' foot scale. The original data is in TIFF format, State Plane NAD 27/feet and is available on 44 CD-ROMs. Data availability by image resolution is shown below:
Image index shapefiles (nash100.shp [100'], nash400.shp [400'], and nashall.shp [merged]) for each resolution are available on the Geodata server server at http://geodata.lib.ncsu.edu/localgov/Nash_County/2001/meta/ (data in State Plane NAD 27/feet).
An online clickable map index is also available.