Wilson County GIS Data
Feature Data Layers obtained November 21, 2000
The following county-wide feature data layers are available for Wilson County. The data are in shapefile format, State Plane 1983/feet. The CD-ROM was released October 30, 2000 with some followup data Nov. 21, 2000. NOTE: Parcels are also available as an .e00 file dated 11/21/00.
|Shapefile||Description||File Size (mb)||Brief Metadata||File Date|
|etjs||Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Districts (line)||0.2||n/a||12/17/98|
|index||Map Grid Index||0.12||index.txt||11/22/99|
As of November 2000, digital orthophoto flights had been conducted most recently in 1995. The original data is in BIL format. This data is available in the Libraries on 13 CD-ROMs. The entire county was flown at '400 scale. Developed areas were flown at 200' or 100' foot scale, with some overlap. MrSID compressed versions (10:1) will be available as individual files and as mosaics in the near future. Data availability by image resolution is shown below:
Image index shapefiles (wils100.shp, wils200.shp, wils400.shp, and wils1200.shp [overlap areas]) for each resolution are available on the Geodata server at: ftp://geodata.lib.ncsu.edu/localgov/Wilson_County/2000/Vector/Disk2/ (data in State Plane 1983/feet).