Chelan County Assessor

GIS - Mapping

A Geographic Information System (GIS) is an organized collection of computer hardware, software, geographic data, and personnel designed to efficiently capture, store, update, manipulate, analyze, and display all forms of geographically referenced information.

One of the most powerful features of geographic analysis is the ability to compare different layers of information. Just as a County agency may store information in different databases, GIS stores information in thematic layers. Chelan County data can be divided into layers such as streets, hydrology, parcels, etc. Each layer is managed separately in a GIS.

A GIS can provide a unique insight into many difficult problems. The benefit of a GIS is that it provides a graphical representation and an intelligent database about the inventory of geographic elements. This inherent ability of GIS to locate features spatially adds a great deal of power and flexibility to a database.

Chelan County GIS Data

Posted: 12/09/2014 07:59 AM
Last Updated: 03/29/2019 04:48 PM

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Chelan County Calendar

Upcoming events and schedules at the county!

  • 21
    Oct 2020
    01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - October 21, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building
  • 15
    Oct 2020
    06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

    Special Meeting - Planning Commission - October 15, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    Zoom Video Conference
  • 10
    Oct 2020
    09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

    October Parenting Class - English Only

    Posted by: Superior Court Clerk

    Supporting Children Through Divorce is a four-hour educational program designed to help parents focus on the needs of their children during and after divorce and separation.

    Washington State University Extension
  • 07
    Oct 2020
    09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - October 7, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building