Aerial Property Photos are taken from low-flying aircrafts with a photo scale range from 1:5000 to 1:20000. These oblique images are available for purchase in JPEG format. Oblique image products include parcel-specific, 360-view PropertyView Photos, as well as larger area NeighbourhoodView photos, which capture up to a five city block by five city block radius.
Block Profiles are detailed engineering drawing containing all legal data plus utility information and locations, i.e. intersecting streets, property lot lines, public rights-of-way. The Block Profile data is depicted in 1:500 scale.
Digital Aerial Survey maps illustrate surface features present in an aerial photograph (e.g. buildings, public trees, manholes, ect.) Elevation contour lines generated at 0.5 metre intervals. Features and topography are accurate within 15 centimertres vertically and horizontally. Available for immediate download with digital licensing. DAS maps are sold per map section.
Digital Elevation Models consist of point and breakline elevation data. Ground surface topography is accurate within 15 centimertres vertically and horizontally. Available for immediate download with digital licensing. DEM maps are sold per map section.
Legal Survey Fabrics products provide a complete picture of legal parcel information including tentative, preliminary and registered plans, e.g lot lines, utility rights-of-way, ect. These map products are extracted and converted into various spatial and tabular file formats.
Ownership Parcel Fabrics provides a spatial and database representation of the ownership and address information for all registered titled parcels or unregistered (Approved Tentative) parcels within Calgary city limits. Features include parcel shapes, addresses and areas as well as base data such as plan, block and lot numbers and street names.
Roadnet is a single line graphical representation of the City of Calgary's roadways including; all public and most private major roadways and interchanges, roads, alleys, and planned roads within the Calgary city limits. This map is a citywide, licensed product sold for immediate download and updated nightly.
Sanitary Utilities Section Maps show the City of Calgary major sanitary sewer infrastructure. The map-based datasets include sanitary mains, manholes, test manholes, ect. While the mains shown are located by line assignments referenced from parcel information, the property line information is not included in the maps.
Storm Utilites Section Maps show the City of Calgary major storm sewer system infrastructure. The map-based datasets include storm mains, manholes, test manholes, ect. While the mains shown are located by line assignments referenced from parcel information, the property line information is not included in the maps.
Section Maps show the City of Calgary major water sewer system infrastructure. The map-based datasets include water mains, manholes, test manholes, ect. While the mains shown are located by line assignments referenced from parcel information, the property line information is not included in the maps.
Other Data Products
The City holds a wide range of current geomatics mapping and other data products originally developed and continually maintained for the purpose of providing municipal services.
Hydrology (River and Waterways)
The hydrology digital file accurately displays intermittent and permanent water bodies and watercourses within Calgary. It features the Bow River, Elbow River, Glenmore Reservoir, Nose Creek, Fish Creek, irrigation canals and man-made lakes. Available in AutoCAD format, and updated daily by The City of Calgary.
Also available is the Floodway/Floodplain file that includes the main river channels (Bow and Elbow) and adjoining lands that would provide the pathway for floodwaters in the event of a flood of a magnitude likely to occur once in one hundred years.
License city-wide in AutoCAD format from CITYonline:
Standard data sets for Calgary street names, and Calgary's licensed businesses. Available in comma-separated values (CSV) text file. Data is updated monthly. License through CITYonline:
Citywide, community, and printed maps and map books
Various licensed and unlicensed downloadable and plotted mapping products are available for purchase. These products are creating using the various City of Calgary data sets, providing accurate and up-to-date information.
Community Boundary, Electorial Ward Boundary, and Transportation Utility Corridor maps are just some of the many available
The PDF Community Maps are accurate, convenient and inexpensive representations of an entire Calgary community. These community maps are also available in printed format, custom plotted with recent mapping data and shipped directly to your door.
Printed maps include wall maps of all Calgary communities, roadways and schools.