Geographic Information Systems

The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) division at Rice County is responsible for:

  • Coordinating, implementing, developing and maintaining Rice County’s Geographical Information System, including creating and managing GIS files and related procedures, and educating GIS users.
  • Coordinating addressing in Rice County with the Rice Steele 911 Center and   county municipalities, including assigning addresses and road names, maintaining datasets and databases, and researching and resolving problems.
  • Map and data requests.

What is GIS?

A GIS is a Geographical Information System. For more information, view What is GIS?

GIS data

Rice County GIS data can be found on the Minnesota Geospatial Commons page.

For other data requests, contact the Rice County GIS Coordinator at [email protected].