Parcels 78% open

Arlington County, VA

What data is expected?

Parcel data is data on the geographic boundaries of property. Parcels are the most specific units of geodata that governments maintain. Because of their granularity, parcel data can be used for very detailed maps, visualizations, and all kinds of applications. (More info)

  • Parcel boundaries

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licensed No The license is listed as "custom" (on the Official GIS Open Data Portal, here:, and is copyrighted to Arlington County (according to the info popup on the Open Data Catalog listing). The Open Data Public Use Notice is here: It says in part: "You are free to share and adapt our data for any purpose." And: All uses of County data must display the following notice prominently: “Arlington County Data API was used for this purpose, but it is not endorsed or certified by Arlington County.”
Available in bulk Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format CSV, JSON, KML, SHP, XLS, XML
findable 4
findable_steps Searched in Bing for "arlington county parcels data" and clicked on the first link, which was to the parcels entry on the Open Data Catalog.
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Arlington GIS
characteristics Parcel boundaries
location - Open Data Catalog, href=""">rel="nofollow"> - Official GIS Open Data Portal

Meta data

Data location - Open Data Catalog - Official GIS Open Data Portal
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   CSV, JSON, KML, SHP, XLS, XML
Reviewer   Greg Jordan-Detamore
Submitters   Randy Rosso
Last modified   Sat Mar 03 2018 19:49:06 GMT+0000 (UTC)