Oil & Gas Maps are Available in the GIS Department.
The Muskingum County GIS Office is located on the third floor of the Courthouse.
Office hours : Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm (Closed all Legal Holidays)
Phone : (740)-455-7195
Fax : (740)-455-7161
To accurately map any and all features above, on and below the ground that may lend support to better serve the people of Muskingum County.
What We Do
The Muskingum County GIS Department is the office responsible for updating and maintaining maps for county use. These duties include updating the digital tax maps (parcel layer), issuing new addresses for use with the E911 system, the inventory of county owned utilities, and creation of maps and data for use by any & all governmental agencies.
What is GIS
GIS or Geographic Information Systems, is a comprehensive mapping utility that allows the user to overlay many types of data. This overlapping of data lets us look at many different aspects of an area on one map, whereas in the past it would have taken many. The other main advantage to GIS is that it can hold limitless information on a point line of polygon, a database is linked to these features and at any time it can be queried using other features on the map or a common attribute that they all hold.
Standard Personalized Map Production
Map of a specific area with aerial photos, property & topographic information at any desired scale.
|8 ½ x 11” or 8 ½ x 14”||$1.00|
|11 x 17” ||$5.00 |
|18 x 24”||C-Size||$10.00 Lamination $2.00 |
|24 x 36”||D-Size||$15.00 Lamination $4.00 |
|36 x 48”||E-Size||$20.00 Lamination $6.00 |
*Lamination of any size (up to 48” Wide) at a rate of $2.00 per liner foot, minimum charge of $2.00. No objects will be laminated that were not produced by or for Muskingum County.
Digital Data Production
Any amount of information that can fit onto one of the following media types.
Planometrics are stored as Shape Files, imagery is stored as tiled tiffs, and as a countywide Generation 3 MrSid.
- Data CD (700MB) - $10.00
- Data DVD (4.7 GB) - $20.00
*Large Datasets are available on an external hard drive, the price is the cost of the HD.
*Due to security issues we are unable to publish data to any data storage device provided by the customer.
The prices above include any and all data that is available to the public to the extent of the disk's storage capacity. Any data that requires more than one disk will require the purchase of additional disks at the standard price.
Data for Sale
- Aerial Photos(DVD for Countywide, also available in tiles)
- Topography 2’ intervals
- Administrative Boundary
- Section Quarter
- Fire Districts
- Hydro (Rivers, streams, ponds, and lakes)
- Flood map
- Flood way
- Building footprints
- Road centerlines
- School Districts
- Polling Places
- Voting Precincts
- Transportation data (Stop signs, yield, flash, etc.)
- Edge of Pavement
- Bridges & Culverts
**Many other datasets are updated and maintained by the GIS Department, if there are any questions regarding availability of data please feel free to email the Administrator at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone at: 740.455.7195
Published Map File Production:
The GIS Department produces Published Map Files (PMF's) on a DVD that are available for purchase. The PMF is distributed with ArcReader, a free software that will allow the user to view and query the map. The cost per disk for a PMF is $20.00.
Three "Hunter's Guides" are available for purchase form the GIS Department, the guides include boundaries of public lands, 10' topographic contours, and a key to navigate the area. Three Hunter's Guides are available for the three public hunting grounds within the county:
Powelson Wildlife Area - $15.00
Dillon Wildlife Area - $20.00
Tri-Valley Wildlife Area - $35.00
For information about the Hunter's Guides contact the GIS Department.