Welcome to New Hanover County’s GIS portal. Here you will find access to mapping applications, GIS services, and ready to use informational products. We endeavor to publish relevant, timely data and applications that are focused, easy to use, and flexible enough to work on both web and mobile platforms.  For the best performance with this website, please use the latest versions of the following browsers, IE 9 and higher, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, iOS Safari, Android Browser, Chrome for Android.

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Basic Map

A simple map for general use. Provides access to common mapping layers and tools.

Parcel Look-Up

Find and view parcels and tax information for all real property records in New Hanover County.

In Case of an Emergency

Find information about active emergency events, shelter locations, and evacuation routes.

Find County Offices

Find local government offices in New Hanover County.

View Current Development Activity

Find information about current development activity like rezoning applications, special use permits, and text amendments.

Identify Construction Permits

Identify, filter, and extract, information on current and past construction activity, like building permits, trade permits, and issued certificates of occupancy.

Where Does It Flood?

Review the location and extents of the FEMA Special Flood Hazard Areas within New Hanover County, NC.

Where Do I Vote?

Not sure where to vote? Use this service to identify the polling location for each voting precinct in New Hanover County, NC.


What watershed do you live in? Use this service to view watersheds in New Hanover County, NC


Story Maps & Current Issues

Interactive maps are a great way to tell stories about current local issues and efforts. Access and explore our collection of maps here.

Population & Demographics

A collection of maps and information, related to the social, economic, and cultural characteristics of our area.

Conservation & Environment

A collection of maps and data that focuses on conservation, the environment, and natural features within New Hanover County, NC.

More Maps

Find and access more web mapping services and applications here, including elevation contours, land development characteristics, fire insurance ratings, and more.

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Find & Download Data

Looking for data to download? Visit our Open Geospatial Portal here.

Make Your Own Map

Use our data and services to create your own mapping application. Learn more here.

Learn. What Else Can I Do?

Learn more about what you can do with the different types of GIS services we publish.

GIS Users

If you are an existing GIS user, visit this page for information on how to connect to our data services.

Information Technology: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 155 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7107 • Fax 910-798-7196
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