What is GIS?
A geographic information system (GIS) is a framework for gathering, managing, and analyzing data. Rooted in the science of geography, GIS integrates many types of data. It analyzes spatial location and organizes layers of information into visualizations using maps and 3D scenes. With this unique capability, GIS reveals deeper insights into data, such as patterns, relationships, and situations helping user make smarter decisions. Learn more...
Douglas County GIS department provides a variety of maps to encourage county staff and citizens engagement. We are moving beyond beyond normal desktop GIS to a full mobile deployment for use on multiple platforms (desktop, tablet, and smartphone).
DISCLAIMER: User acknowledges that Douglas County makes no warranties with respect to the accuracy and completeness of information on any GIS website and that Douglas County shall not be held liable for damages of any kind arising from the provision of the information to User or from User's use, duplication, manipulation, disclosure or distribution thereof.
****The GIS Department is unable to provide exact location of property lines for any construction project (ie. fence construction). If a property survey or subdivision plat isn't available a surveyor will need to hired before construction begins.****
The mission of Douglas County GIS Department is to create and maintain geospatial data in an efficient, cost effective manor through use of specialized hardware, software, and aerial photography in support of the Board of Commissioners, elected officials, and county departments.