GIS Aerial Photography Information
This page contains a summary of Catawba County's Aerial Photography.
Photos from 1998, 2002, 2005, 2009 and 2010 are available for purchase in compisite Mr. Sid format, or by individual tiles(.tif). See the pricing page for additional information. The photos were all taken in February and March of the given year.
You can view the photography from the Real Estate Maps web site.
2014 Color Digital Orthophotography. These photos were acquired from the state as part of the Nothern Piedmont and Mountains Orthoimagery 2014 project. There are 608 tiles at a resolution of 1:200. The larger number of tiles, over previous years, is because we have more photos from the surrounding counties.
2014 pdf Image of tile 373004
2010 Color Digital Orthophotography. These photos were acquired from the state. There are 520 tiles at a resolution of 1:200.
2010 pdf Image of tile 373004
2009 Color Digital Orthophotography. The county joined with a consortium of surrounding counties to acquire these photos. There are 564 tiles at a resolution of 1:200.
2009 pdf Image of tile 373004
2005 Color Digital Orthophotography. The county joined with a consortium of surrounding counties to acquire these photos. There are 570 tiles at a resolution of 1:200.
2005 pdf Image of tile 373004
2002 Black and White Digital Orthophotography. There are 1240 tiles at a resolution of 1:200 or 1:400.
2002 pdf Image of tile 373015
1998 Black and White Digital Orthophotography. There are 1288 tiles at a resolution of 1:200 or 1:400.
1998 pdf Image of tile 373015
The Catawba County Government Center Tax Office has hard copies of 1989-1991 Black and White Orthophotography and 1973 Color photographs. The Tax Office is located on the first floor of the Government Center. Turn right in the lobby and the Tax office is the first door on the right. Help is available from the staff.