Aerial Photography

Photography Formats & Packages
The most current photography available for the entire county through the Land Information Office is dated March 2010. The resolution is available in either 1 or 2 foot pixel size. The shoreline of unincorporated areas is available with 6 pixels. Images are available in either digital or printed formats.

Prepackaged CD for General Viewing & Printing
The Land Information Office offers a CD of the entire county for general viewing and printing. The CD comes with viewing and printing software.

Digital Image Formats

SID format is available by USPLSS Township or a mosaic of the entire county. Each township file ranges from 45 to 60 MB. The entire county mosaic is 355 MB.

TIF (geoTIFF) is available in 5000 X 5000 foot grid panels. Each file is approximately 25 MB

You may purchase the various digital formats by contacting Cristina Pearson. There is a set fee of $150 per CD.

Printed Images
The Land Information Office will print large format images of aerial photography on 24lb paper of specific areas. Images can be printed up to 42 inches wide. A poster of the entire county 42 X 70 is available.

Images can be printed on durable high glossy sheet if preferred. Please see GIS data acquisition policy. For more information or to order contact Cristina Pearson.

Historic Aerial Photography
The Land Information Office has digital historic aerial photography. All images, with the exception of 1995, are not referenced to any coordinate system (georeferenced). County coverage is available for the following years:
  • 1950
  • 1971
  • 1981
  • 1995
Historic images of the Port Washington / Saukville Area is available for the following years:
  • 1937
  • 1941
  • 1955
  • 1956
  • 1964
  • 1969
  • 1971
  • 1979
  • 1981
  • 1992
You may purchase the above by contacting Cristina Pearson. There is a set fee of $50 per CD.