Aerial Photos

GIS/Mapping houses the County's most extensive archive of Aerial Photographs from various years.  Some sets cover the entire county, while others cover only select portions.  All sets prior to 2002 are hard copies of raw photography with no orthorectification or correction. Due to file sizes, we currently do not have an aerial download page.

For more information or to set up an appointment to view aerial photos, please see our Contact page.

Available years and details:

2017 - Coming Soon - Late November or Early December!

2013

 Coverage:  Whole County
Scale: 1 pixel = 6 inches
24-bit Color 
Digital Orthophotos
Available as a seamless entire county MrSID image file or individual image tiles in a MrSID format

2009

Coverage:  Whole County
Scale: 1 pixel = 1 foot
24-bit Color 
Digital Orthophotos
Available as a seamless entire county MrSID image file or individual tiles in a *.jpg2 format or *.tif format.

2007

Coverage:  Whole County
Scale: 1 pixel = 6 inches
24-bit Color 
Digital Orthophotos
Available as a seamless entire county MrSID image file or individual tiles in a *.sid (MrSid) format or *.tif format.

2002

Coverage:  Whole County
Scale: 1 pixel per foot
24-bit Color 
Digital Orthophotos
Available as a seamless entire county MrSID image file or individual tiles in a *.sid (MrSid) format or *.tif format.

Licensed from the Commonwealth of Virginia through VGIN

1995

Coverage:  Whole County
Scale:  1" = 1000'
Black and white
Available as individual *.jpg files

1990

Coverage:  Partial County
Scale: 1" = 2000'
Black and white
Available as individual *.jpg files

1989

 Coverage:  Partial County
Scale: 1" = 500'
Color
Available as individual *.jpg files

1988

Coverage:  Partial County
Scale: 1" = 500'
Color
Available as individual *.jpg files

1974

Coverage:  Partial County
Scale: 1 = 1400'
Black and white
Available as individual *.jpg files

1962

Coverage:  Whole County
Scale: 1 = 1320'
Black and white
Available as individual *.jpg files

1953

Coverage:  Partial County
Scale: 1" = 1320'
Black and white
Available as individual *.jpg files

1937

Coverage:  Partial County
Scale: 1" = 1320'
Black and white
Available as individual *.jpg files

Additional Links

Contact Information

Main: (540) 507-7432 
Fax: (540) 582-7677
E-Mail: gis@
spotsylvania.va.us

Mailing Address:
PO Box 865
Spotsylvania, VA 22553

Physical Address: Directions
9019 Old Battlefield Blvd, 3rd Floor Spotsylvania, VA  22553

Department Head:  Jane Reeve