MassGIS (Bureau of Geographic Information) (MASSGIS)

MassGIS is the state’s one-stop-shop for interactive maps and related descriptive information. You can view and explore our extensive library of map information. Use our interactive MassMapper to make your own maps. You can also explore a selection of topic-specific interactive maps. GIS users can access data and web services for their software and applications. MassGIS also coordinates GIS activities in state and local government and sets GIS data standards.

MassGIS 2024 Strategic Plan

We want to hear from you!

MassGIS is conducting an initiative during 2024 to help guide our activities through the end of the decade.

Learn More: Read about this initiative, take our survey, and register to attend a workshop.

Job Opening: Deputy Director of MassGIS

MassGIS is seeking a Deputy Director, who will:

  • Play a crucial role in coordinating and overseeing statewide geospatial data initiatives.
  • Work closely with the Director of MassGIS to ensure effective data management, analysis, and outreach communication across various departments and stakeholders.
  • Coordinate closely with the Commonwealth Chief Data Officer to ensure geospatial data governance, standardization, and other data management approaches are in alignment with such practices as established by the Chief Data Officer.

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Who we serve

MassGIS serves the public and private sectors by supporting emergency response, real-estate research, environmental planning and management, transportation planning, economic development and engineering services. We also help to provide transparency in state and municipal government operations.

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Massachusetts Interactive Property Map

The Massachusetts Interactive Property Map, developed by MassGIS, enables developers, banks, realtors, businesses, and homeowners to view seamless property information across the Commonwealth.

One of a handful of such state-sponsored tools in the country, the ongoing effort is the product of MassGIS working with community assessors, their mapping consultants, and other stakeholders.

GISette Newsletter

MassGIS GISette Newsletter

The "GISette" is MassGIS' bi-monthly Newsletter. It features news, data updates, event information, and more.

Read our latest GISette and sign up to receive them by email.

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