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County and State Boundary
State and County Boundary Shapefile Download
North Carolina Geodetic Survey is tasked with maintaining the officially recognized State and County Boundary map for North Carolina. This shape file was created from best available data from North Carolina Division of Transportation, United States Geological Survey 7.5' Quad Sheets, North Carolina Division of Environment and Natural Resources stream data as well as survey data from Licensed Surveyors that has been recorded the register of deeds office for the respective county.
For survey status maps and register of deed information, please visit the boundary status map at Boundary Status Map.
Below you will find links to download the shapefile in either NAD83/86 or NAD83 HARN state plane US Survey Feet.