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NC Local GIS Data Archive:
Gaston County

County & Municipal GIS Links | Vector Data Holdings | Raster Data Holdings | Additional Data Sources

Gaston County Map from Wikimedia Commons

Gaston County's GIS Links

NCSU Libraries Vector Data Archive

May include feature types such as property ownership parcels, street centerlines, jurisdictional boundaries, districts, zoning, building footprints, land use, and various other layers.

Alert Access to the Geodata Server requires a valid UNITY ID by NCSU affiliated users only.
Off-campus users: This is a proxy link to the 'Gaston_County' ftp folder

  • 2006  PDF maps only; Downloaded Sept. 6, 2006 from county website
  • 2007  PDF maps only; Downloaded July 19, 2007 from county website
  • 2008  PDF maps only; Downloaded Aug. 26, 2008 from county website
  • 2008  Downloaded Sept. 26, 2008 from county ftp
  • 2011  Downloaded Aug. 30, 2011 from county website
  • 2013  Acquired from NC Base Data Project, Sept. 2013
  • 2014  Acquired from NC Base Data Project, Sept. 2014

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NCSU Libraries Raster Data Archive

Primarily includes orthophotos (digital aerial photography)

Local/Regional Collections:
NCSU Libraries has orthophotos for Gaston County for the following year(s) and formats:

  • 1997 - SID
  • 2000 - SID
  • 2005 - SID
  • 2009 - SID
Contact Data Services for information and access to the data files.

Statewide Collections:

Additional Data Distributed By County

Orthophotos for the following year(s) are available for Gaston County from NC OneMap's Raster Download Site:

  • 2005
  • 2009

Gaston County has not yet contributed street centerline data to NC Street Map.

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