Geographic Information Systems in Steuben County

The Steuben County Planning Department has maintained a GIS, with the help of the Real Property Tax and 911 departments, since the mid 1990’s.  The Planning Department GIS is used mainly for mapping support for the departments and different agencies and municipalities within the County and for maintenance of our layers.  GIS software from ESRI is used in all GIS capable departments.  In January 2007, a GIS Needs Assessment was completed which studied current GIS capabilities and needs as well as possible future applications.

Steuben County GIS Needs Assessment

A list of available layers is shown below.  Unless otherwise noted, our data is in New York State Plane, zone Central New York, NAD83, units feet.

The fees for GIS material from the County are subject to change and to quantity discounts.  If an item other than what is listed here is needed, please contact me at the number shown below.

Fees:
Parcel shape file of the County (ca 55,000 parcels) with over 90 attribute fields - $250. Update of above parcel shape file - $50. Individual parcel shape files of municipalities - $15 each. Road centerline file of the County with attributes - $50. Other layers can be added often at no cost depending on number. Customized maps are on a case by case basis; usually only a nominal fee each.

County maps (as pdfs):
(Please note that the maps provided herein are for informational and planning purposes only.  Absolutely no accuracy or completeness guarantee is implied or intended.  All information on these maps is subject to such variations and corrections as might result from a complete title search and/or accurate field survey.)

Layers
Parcel polygons with attributes attached
Municipal boundaries
Special district boundaries
Hydrography from the tax maps
Land hooks
Sheet lines
Road centerlines with address ranges

 

Maps
Agricultural Districts

Land Use
School Districts
Voting Districts

Other layers that we have access to and can use for mapping:

  • Federal and state wetlands
  • Soils
  • Slope
  • Aquifers
  • School district polygons
  • Floodplains
  • Aerial photos

Other links:

Please send all GIS inquiries to:

Tom Sears, GISP
Steuben County GIS Coordinator
3 E Pulteney Square
Bath, NY   14810
Phone: (607) 664 – 2268
Fax: (607) 776 - 6926
Email: tom@co.steuben.ny.us

 
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