"Maintaining a Geographic Information System that has accurate, current, and complete geospatial data."
Christy Christensen, GIS Director
1400 Adams Street SE
Hutchinson, MN 55350
Tel: (320) 484-4375
McLeod County Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a division of the Highway Department. It is the incorporation of spatial features with attribute information. The purpose of GIS is to provide information to the county employees as well as the general public in a digital mapping environment.
Available Data (see following pages for downloadable files):
LiDAR and Orthophotography
LiDAR and Orthophotography information for McLeod County.
Interactive Web Maps
Interactive maps with aerial photography and other layers.
Property Tax Information
Tax information by Parcel ID and by Property Address.
School District Mapping
Minnesota School District Maps 2009 - 2001 available here.
2005 Official County Map
2005 County Map with updates. Includes: A map of the county, individual maps of the cities (Brownton, Biscay, Glencoe, Hutchinson, Lester Prairie, Plato, Silver Lake, Stewart, and Winsted), and maximum resolution images of the front and back of the map. The 2005 map is a raster format. As an option to the 2005 raster version, a 2009 County Map is available as vector with embedded fonts and is found on the "More Maps" page.
Traffic Count Maps
These maps show the average daily count of traffic on each segment of road.
Plats and Registered Land Surveys
All of the McLeod County Plats and Registered Land Surveys are available online.
Recreational Maps and Information for McLeod County and Minnesota.
Section Data and Geodetics
Section Monuments with various orders of control updated through 2010.
MnDot Geodetic Points.
Section Corner Ties Sheets.
2005 Aerial Photos
Color Aerial Photos sorted by City and Township
2003 Aerial Photos
Color Aerial Photos sorted by Township
1996 Aerial Photos
Black and White Aerial Photos sorted by Township.
1950 Aerial Photos
Black and White Aerail Photos sorted by Township.
Rural Addressing and Emergency Response Maps
Year 2007 Maps containing address points as well as other features.
Topographic Contour Maps
Various data sets which have been processed into maps.
2009 Minnesota Counties GIS Contacts Map and Calendar
Map of the State of Minnesota with County GIS Contacts and Calendar
Minnesota State Map and Metropolitan Minneapolis - Saint Paul Map
Click Here for the Minnesota State Map and Here for the Metropolitan Minneapolis - Saint Paul Map
GEOGRAPHY/GIS RELATED LINKS
What is GIS?
Minnesota County Maps
U.S. Interactive Mapping
MN DNR Aerial Photos Online
View USGS Quadrangle Maps
Data Finder - Locate Data Relating to Minnesota
Minnesota Planning - Land Management Information Center
McLeod County GIS FTP Site (User Name and Password Required)