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NC Local GIS Data Archive:
Richmond County

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



NC State University Libraries staff are unable to answer questions specifically related to land and property in Richmond County such as ownership, deeds, or provide property maps.

We also cannot troubleshoot problems or answer usability questions about online GIS mapping websites.

For such questions, please use "Richmond County's GIS Links" directly below to find the appropriate local office and people to call or email.

Richmond County Map from Wikimedia Commons

Richmond 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 'Richmond_County' ftp folder

  • 2002  Acquired from County 2002
  • 2005  Acquired by permission April 2006 from county ftp (restricted)
  • 2008  Streets only; Downloaded Sep. 19, 2008 from ncstreetmap.net
  • 2012  Acquired June 2012 via state agency
  • 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 Richmond County for the following year(s) and formats:

  • 1995 - BIL
  • 2003 - SID
  • 2005 - BIL/SID
  • 2006 - SID/TIFF
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 Richmond County from NC OneMap's Raster Download Site:

  • 2005

Richmond County contributed street centerline data to NC Street Map on the following date(s):

  • 2009-03-04

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