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St. Charles Parish Geographic Information Systems

gis front pg 2Welcome to the St. Charles Parish Geographic Information Systems Portal
The St. Charles Parish Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a collaborative ‘Enterprise’ GIS framework focused on providing and maintaining geospatial data and accessible web applications for the use and benefit of St. Charles Parish citizens. The St. Charles Parish GIS has leveraged the resources of the Public Works, Planning and Zoning and other parish departments to bring together GIS data and tools to better support citizens and community leaders in making informed decisions that impact the future of St. Charles Parish.

(Coming Soon) GIS Data Available Now
We are currently performing maintenance and updating the GIS web page with new & current information. We appreciate your patience as we revitalize this page for your convenience.

Download St. Charles Parish GIS "shapefiles" and digital aerial photography from our GIS Data page. Metadata, or information about the data, are also available for some data layers.

Please note that you must have a GIS program such as ArcView or ArcExplorer installed on your computer in order to load and use these data files properly. These data are updated regularly. We will be adding new layers as they are collected and updated for public distribution.

For data requests please refer to our St. Charles Parish GIS Pricing and Data Licensing Sharing Agreement. You must sign and fax back to the St. Charles Parish GIS office before any data is released.

For custom data requests please refer to our St. Charles Parish Data Distribution Fees. (Not available yet)

Interactive GIS / Mapping Applications

The St. Charles Parish Web GIS Interactive Mapping Application enables the public to view Zoning, Flood Elevation, Environmental and many other land development related data sets for property within St. Charles Parish over the Internet. Within the mapping application, there are three base maps to choose between: Street Map, Aerials and Topo. All data is grouped into the following map categories: Planning & Zoning, Floodzones, Elevation, Transportation, Environmental, Hydrology, Government, Education and Entertainment. Each map category provides different types of geographic data used in land use planning and land development. Users will be able to view these data sets in a flexible, easy-to-use map-like product. This is the Beta Site released to the public which has typical map capabilities such as search for address, determine land use or zoning designation, display map information and print. The next release will allow you to use your Internet browser to search for a property by parcel number then print a report or map of the location and other features as well.

Contact Information

Questions about The St. Charles Parish GIS program should be directed to:

Luis Martinez
Geographic Information Systems Coordinator
St. Charles Parish Office of Technology
171 Keller St.
Hahnville, LA 70047
(985) 331-3003
(985) 331-3004

St. Charles Parish honored 89 employees during its 32nd Civil Service Awards / Training Program held June 5 at the community center.

Last updated: 8/19/2014 11:31:13 AM