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Director: Geoff Almvig

   Digital Data Warehouse : Geographic data for your mapping system

Download the Skagit_Map_Grid (SHP file). This free data download is in a .zip file format for easy download.

Content Citation

Title of Content: Skagit_Map_Grid
Type of Content: Data set
Content Publisher: Skagit County GIS
Publication Place: Skagit County GIS
Publication Date: December 17, 2008

Content Description

Content Summary: A custom indexing grid that is alpha numeric in style, and geometrically coincides with the grid lines of the United States National Grid.

Content Purpose: Create a uniform standardized county-wide index system with scalability, which can be used on various map products for indexing.

Supplemental Information: None

Spatial Data Information

Data Type: Vector polygon
Data Format: ArcView Shape File
Data Projection: Universal Transverse Mercator, Zone 10 North, North American Datum of 1983

Access and Usage Information

Access Constraints: Data is free via our ftp server but must be used in accordance with our Data Use and Legal Responsibility form.

Use Constraints:

Printing, copying, or transferring these files by anyone other than Skagit County Geographic Information Services (GIS) may result in errors or inadvertent changes beyond the control of Skagit County GIS. Printed material from these files, other than those produced by Skagit County GIS, may not be an accurate statement of current law. Therefore, Skagit County disclaims any warranty of merchantability or warranty of fitness of electronic files for any particular purpose, either express or implied. No representation or warranty is made concerning the accuracy, currency, completeness, or quality of any electronic file. Any user of an electronic file assumes all responsibility for use thereof, and further agrees to hold Skagit County harmless from and against any damage, loss, or liability arising from any such use.

Our digital data is copied to our ftp server every day so that you can be assured of getting the most current information. However, digital data updates may only occur periodically so be sure to check the publication date in the metadata. Printed copies of these maps are produced by Skagit County GIS and are available for review or purchase via the Skagit County GIS web site (see Map Gallery for viewing PDF files or Order a Printed Map for hard copy purchase). You can view Commissioner District PDF map here. Questions or concerns relating to this data set may be directed to A full set of FGDC compliant metadata is available here.