The public is welcome to access GIS data through our web-based viewer at www.beacon.schneidercorp.com.
Simply select Jackson County, Iowa from the dropdown menu and navigate to View Map to pull up an interactive map. This map is updated daily and new layers are constantly being added.
Several counties store GIS data on the Iowa GIS Data Repository where it is publicly accessible free of charge.
Jackson County GIS is in the process of uploading all of our vector (point, line, and polygon) data and scheduling regular updates to continuously provide high quality and up to date information.
Most of the data displayed on Beacon will be available for download.
Check it out at www.iowagisdata.org Governmental and tax supported entities can also gain access to high resolution ortho-imagery through Eagle View Technologies’ Pictometry Online, at no additional cost.
For more information contact Jackson County GIS Coordinator
The Jackson County GIS office will provide public data sets and map services to individuals and organizations for the cost of materials and time spent developing particular requests. Individual project or map design requests can be submitted by email, phone or in person to the GIS office and will be evaluated on a case
by case basis. See attached fee schedule for specific breakdown of fees and exceptions