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The City makes all of the countywide 2014 Orthophotos, Planimetric, and DEM/Lidar digital data available for download to the public by designated areas shown on the map to the right. The data is based on 2014 aerial photography at a 1 inch = 100 ft map scale (Alabama West State Plane Coordinate System NAD83 Datum Fips Zone 102).

2014 Planimetric Layers
The planimetric data is available in DXF and shapefile format. Click here to view a list of the included layers.


2014 Orthophotos
The 4-band color orthophotos are available countywide in a compressed JPEG2000 format and have a ground resolution of 1 pixel = 6 inch.


2014 DEM / Lidar / Elevation Contours
The hydro-flattened bare-earth surface DEM tiles are available countywide in a TIFF format. The lidar classified point cloud is available countywide in a LAS v1.3 format (Point Data Record Format 1). Both datasets meet the USGS Specification Version 1.0 for QL2 LiDAR with vertical control referenced to NAVD88 Geoid 12A. The 1' Elevation Contours are available in shapefile format.

DEM/Lidar Area/Elev Contours………………$25

The  2014 Mobile County Lidar Point Cloud   files are available for download on NOAA's ftp site   along with metadata.

Other Data Sets
Planimetric data for 1992, 1997, 2002, 2006, and 2010 are available for $25 a DVD. Orthophotos are available for 1997 (black and white), 2002 (color), 2006 (color) and 2010 (color) for $25 a DVD. Click on the links below to view the index map for each data set.