Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a system designed to collect, store, analyze, manage, and present spatial or geographic data. The City of Asheville creates and maintains GIS applications that allow users to view data in maps, download and analyze spatial information.

The City of Asheville GIS team won the North Carolina G. Herbert Stout Award for Visionary Use of GIS in 2009 and 2019.


Disclaimer:  The City of Asheville acquires, develops, maintains, and uses GIS data in support of its internal business functions and the public services it provides. The GIS data which City of Asheville distributes and to which it provides access may not be suitable for other purposes or uses. All GIS data sets are provided “as is” with no warranty. It is your responsibility to verify any information derived from the GIS data before making any decisions or taking any actions based on the information. Use of all GIS data and map services provided by the City of Asheville are covered by this disclaimer.


Contact Information

GIS help desk