NC Local GIS Data Archive:
Yancey County

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

Yancey County Map from Wikimedia Commons

Yancey 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 'Yancey_County' ftp folder

  • 2011  Acquired February 2011 via project
  • 2012  Acquired June 2012 via state agency
  • 2013  Acquired from NC Base Data Project, Sept. 2013

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NCSU Libraries Raster Data Archive

Primarily includes orthophotos (digital aerial photography)

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

  • 2005 - TIFF
Contact Data Services for information and access to the data files.

Statewide Collections:

Additional Data Distributed By County

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

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Elevation data (DEMs, topography contours) Learn more...

Go to the Libraries County GIS Page