Dorchester County

Data Documents


The links below are the required documents needed to order Dorchester County Datasets. Please save, print, and complete these documents before making an official request for data.

Dorchester County Dataset License Agreement - This agreement is between the Licensor (Dorchester County) and the Licensee (data user), acknowledging the request for data. Herein are the terms and conditions set by the Licensor in reference to the proper use, handling and disposal of the data, by the Licensee.

ESRGC Dataset Distribution Agreement - This agreement is between the Distributor (ESRGC) and the Distributee (data user), acknowledging the request for data. Herein are the terms and conditions set by the Distributor in reference to the proper use, handling and disposal of the data, by the Distributee.

Dorchester Dataset Fee Schedule - This schedule illustrates the breakdown of fees for the datasets. It describes the reproduction fees, data maintenance fees, special processing fees and user classifications.

Dorchester Image/Raster Dataset Order Form - The order form is where specifications of the order are made. The requested data tiles and any special instructions for the deliverable data are to be included on the order form. Fee calculations can be made on this form, or you can email us at esrgc@salisbury.edu, with your order and we can calculate the price for you.

Dorchester Vector Dataset Order Form - The requested data layers and any special instructions for the deliverable data are to be included on the order form. Fee calculations can be made on this form, or you can email us with your order and we can calculate the price for you.

Credit Card Form(13 KB) - Use this form if you would like to pay for your order with Credit Card. We only accept Visa or Mastercard.


Downloadable Data Grid Indexes


When looking to purchase individual tiles, please use the indexes below to determine the list of tiles you need for your target area. Each file is in ESRI SHP format and can be use in ArcMap or AutoCAD. If you are having difficulties determining the tiles you need you may email us with your request.

NAD83M (index)
- 100scale
- 50scale

NAD83FT (index)
- 100scale
- 50scale

DataSet Examples


This is an example area of the County-wide 1:1200 scale Orthophotography. The resolution of these images are 6 inches/pixel. This means that each pixel in the image represent 6 sq. inches in the real world.
This is an example area of the Municipal 1:600 scale Orthophotography. The resolution of these images are 4 inches/pixel. This means that each pixel in the image represent 4 sq. inches in the real world.