Disclaimer: The information contained on this page is taken from aerial mapping, tax mapping, and public records and is NOT to be construed or used as a survey or 'legal description'. Only a licensed professional land surveyor can legally determine precise locations, elevations, length and direction of a line, and areas.
A 1 to 5 digit number. Example: 48719
A 10 digit number. Example: 1774717860 If entered, must be at least 6 digits.
Generally entered as last name space first name. Example: Smith John
Anything from just a street name to a full address. Examples: 'Main' or '50 CATAWBA ST'
1 to 8 digits/characters. Example: 808
1 to 8 digits/characters. Example: 1939
1 to 4 digits/characters. Example: 7
1 to 4 digits/characters. Example: 42
1 to 4 digits/characters. Example: 1
1 to 16 digits/characters. Example: 54
Full address (house # and street name). Example: 520 Main St
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The easiest way to do this is to press CTRL-F5.
Click on Headers to sort column. Click on Row to "Zoom To".
Click a draw tool to start.
Click a measure tool to start.
Zoom to current location For use with GPS enabled devices. Check your device and browser settings to make sure location services are enabled.
4. Enter a value into the box to the right of the operator.
5. Click "Add to Query".
6. Optional: repeat steps 2 thru 5 to build more complex queries.
7. Click "Run".
You can also type directly into the "Query" box to edit a query or to create queries more complex than supported by the interface.
One major stumbling block is data that looks like a number or a date, but is stored as text.
These are difficult to query and get the desired results. A common example: if ACRES is a text field, a query like
will not return any parcels where ACRES=2 because, alphabetically, "2" is greater than "10" or even "1000000". You can try a query like
CAST(ACRES AS FLOAT)<10
which might work, but if there is any non-numeric data in that field (like "10.0AC"), the query will fail. Then you could try
(CHARINDEX('AC',ACRES)>1) AND (CAST(LEFT(ACRES,CHARINDEX('AC',ACRES)-1) as FLOAT)<10)
but any inconsistency in the data will thwart that also, and the required knowedge of both the raw data and SQL quickly goes far beyond the scope of this document.
The information contained on this site is furnished by government and private industry sources and is believed to be accurate but accuracy is not guaranteed. Mapping information is a representation of various data sources and is not a subsitute for information that would result from an accurate land survey. The information contained hereon does not replace information that may be obtained by consulting the information's official source. In no event shall Burke County, NC or the consultants of Burke County, NC be liable for any damages, direct or consequential, from the use of the information contained on this site.
Site Last Updated December 2014
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