Kandiyohi County GIS
Kandiyohi County Geographic Information System (GIS) has been established to provide a better resource and link to a great deal of information.
Geographic Information Systems or GIS is the ability to give tabular data, positional quality on a map or a computer screen, via a system of hardware, software, and geographic data.
Please visit our Public GIS application
Please update your links for future use.
Public GIS Project List
MOBILE FRIENDLY GIS SITE. Parcels, Aerial Photos, Zoning, Contours, etc.
Plat Search (Text Based):
Non-GIS Text Based Plat Search
FEMA Flood Maps:
Newly Released FEMA Flood Map Boundaries
Kandiyohi County Trails:
Hiking, Biking, Snowmobile. If you're looking for a public trail - you'll find it here.
Pictometry - Employee Login:
High-Resolution Images of the County
Kandiyohi Geologic Atlas
A County Geologic Atlas project is a study of the county's geology, and its mineral and ground-water resources.
New and Updated Layers
(NEW August 1, 2016)
|Waterway Buffers from the Minnesota DNR have been added under the Environmental-Zoning Layer Group. The Buffers may also be veiwed on the DNR website http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/buffers|
(NEW July 26, 2016)
|Links to Plat images have been added. Images can be viewed by using the search tool, searching the plats layer, and typing in the name of the plat (partial name will work) or by clicking in a platted area (with the Plat Layer turned on) and clicking on "View Plat" in the Pop-up Window.|
(NEW January 22, 2016)
|Found Under a New "Plats" Layer Group. This layer shows the outside boundaries of recorded plats and an abbreviated plat name. Click on the map to view the full Plat Name and Folder Number in which the document is recorded. If underlying plats exist, you can toggle through and view information on these plats also. Updated April 24, 2020|
(Updated September 30, 2015)
|Tool now has "layout templates" that allows printing on letter or tabloid sizes and at landscape or portrait orientation. User can also specify the format of the print image: PDF, PNG, JPG or GIF.
Notice: Print will appear in a new browser window, so check popup blocker(s) if print image does not appear
|Pictometry Base Map
(NEW May 21, 2018)
|Is a High Resolution Aerial Photo Base Map option found under the Basemap button in the upper right of the Mapping Window. This is an Aerial Photo from the Spring of 2018 and was collected prior to leaf out. ONLY AVAILABLE ON THE MOBILE SITE|
(NEW August 14, 2015)
|Found on the tool bar located in the top center of the mapping window . This tool allows the ability to view oblique (birds eye/side view) high resolution images across the County, in any Cardinal Direction. Aerial images are available from flights in 2014, 2011, 2008 and 2006.|
(Updated June 19, 2015)
|Found in the Upper-Right Corner of the mapping window. Has been updated so that you can now search by Parcel Number or Address. The Parcel search is still available under the search tool (binoculars icon) also.|
(Updated June 16, 2015)
|Found Under the "Boundaries" Layer Group. Has been updated to include links to pages for Boards, Council Members, Commissioners, Representatives and Senators.|
|Parcel Lines Updated September 11, 2020
Tax Data Updated September 8, 2020
|House Address Layer
|Updated September 11, 2020|
|Updated December 12, 2019|
* Additional Information Available by Clicking on the Object, Data will Appear in a Popup
GIS Data Requests
Kandiyohi County's GIS Data is available to public and private entities. Please review the Digital Data Release Form and GIS Data Pricing list. If you would like to proceed with the Data Request, please fill out the Release Form and clearly define the Data you are Requesting. Feature counts can be performed to determine the cost for an Area of Interest (AOI) if a shapefile boundary of the AOI is sent.
Data Maintained by:
Kandiyohi County Surveyor's Office
4566 Hwy 71 NE Suite 2
Willmar, MN 56201
If not, please use the links below.
Minnesota Geological Survey | https://cse.umn.edu/mgs