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Available Geographic Information Systems Data
First time Wayland GIS online user? Please review the Wayland GIS Online Viewer Instructions     

The table below lists all of the GIS data layers that are currently maintained by the Town GIS Coordinator. GIS data layers are only available in ESRI Shapefile file format, and are projected to MA StatePlane, NAD83, feet.

IMPORTANT! Not all GIS layers are available online! For information about obtaining GIS data that is not available online, please contact the GIS Coordinator. The contents of this table are continuously updated. Please check back for the latest information!

Are you looking to collect specific town GIS data? Additional resources are listed below:

1. Arrange for GIS Data Electronic File Transfer, or Purchase Town GIS Data
Important! Before obtaining any Wayland GIS data, you MUST sign and submit a data release form

You can arrange to have GIS data files electronically uploaded to a file sharing directory that you provide. You must contact the GIS Coodinator, to arrange for this file transfer.

GIS Data CD ROM's can also be purchased for a price of $25.00, either at the Town Survey Department, or by sending a check or money order to: Wayland Survey Department, 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778. Data is provided in ESRI SHP file format, and includes most, but not all of the layers mentioned in the above table. Contact the GIS Coordinator about obtaining additional data.

All GIS data is projected to MAStatePlane, NAD83, feet.
2. Download MassGIS Data
Additional State and Local GIS Data can be obtained (most of it for free) at
3. GIS Data Depot
National and State GIS data can also be purchased and downloaded at the GIS Data Depot. This website offers a comprehensive listing of GIS data, including data provided by FEMA, USGS, and the US Census Bureau. You can also find additional helpful resources here.
4. Custom GIS Data Layers
If you still cannot find a specific GIS data layer, you can request custom GIS data by contacting the GIS CoordinatorAll custom GIS requests are subject to approval. The Town of Wayland is NOT responsible for fulfilling any personal GIS data requests.  Fees do apply, and are based upon staff scheduling, and the amount of time determined necessary to complete a request.

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