division of geographic information services
GIS Data for Software Applications
The GIS Division has developed and maintains over 140 thematic map layers of data for use primarily by our internal customers. Some of the common and non-sensitive layers are available to the public.
Note to Clemson Students:
GIS Data Layers are available to Clemson students by contacting Stephen Sperry at firstname.lastname@example.org in the Department of Planning & Landscape Architecture, 864-656-3635.
2D ESRI Shapefiles
The following Shapefiles, including metadata, are available for immediate download from this site:
Additional Shapefiles may be available through special arrangement with the GIS Division.
View a List of Available Shape Layers.
3D Downtown Buildings
buildings model is a high quality product that enhances the ability for developers and architects to
visually incorporate their proposed building within the context of existing downtown structures.
The 3D building files are available in 3DS format and can be explored using the Autodesk 3ds
Max Design software and other applications such as Google SketchUp, ESRI ArcScene, and ESRI ArcGlobe.
3D Buildings are only available within the downtown of Greenville.
View a Downtown Coverage Map, showing the geographic extent of the downtown coverage.
Contact the City of Greenville GIS Division for details on how to obtain 3D building files and project site base data. We request that the applicant provide a copy of the final proposed building model in either SketchUp (*.skp), 3D Studio (*.3DS), or Autodesk VIZ (*.max) format to assist us with model updating.