Geographic Information Systems

The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Department for Jackson County is responsible for managing the mapping needs of the county, and the distribution of the map products, both hardcopy and digital, to other county departments, cities, state and federal agencies, and the citizens of Jackson County.


The Department manages spatial data for many departments including: Assessment, Public Works, Parks, Collections and others. Some of the layers maintained include:
  • Addresses
  • Aerial photography
  • City limits
  • Elevation data
  • Parcel boundaries
  • School districts
  • Street centerlines