Mapping Layers

About the Files


The following is a list GIS layers available from the GIS/Mapping Section. Most layers can be downloaded here for free in ESRI Shapefile format. The files have been compressed (.zip) for faster download. A link has been provided if the data is from an external resource. Data is updated every Friday at 7 p.m. Metadata is available in the GIS Metadata (PDF).
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Disclaimer
James City County makes every reasonable effort to ensure the accuracy of the data set. Within the urban areas of the County, we hope to have a plus or minus 5-foot accuracy. Out in the rural areas, where sometimes we don't have any recently recorded plats, the accuracy could go higher to almost a plus or minus 20 feet.