Mapping Tools

 
Create Maps Online


MNCAR Exchange GIS Mapping System
www.mncar.org
View property, ownership, and tax information for an 8-county area; measure areas; create aerial maps with markups

Make a Map by ESRI
http://mapapps.esri.com/create-map/index.html
Create maps with demographics layer and send personalized link


My Map by ESRI
http://www.arcgis.com/home/webmap/viewer.html
Create maps using 12 base maps and great markup tools and then save, print, or share via social media


Desktop Mapping Programs


ArcGIS Explorer
http://www.esri.com/software/arcgis/explorer/index.html
Create map tours with markups and graphic overlays; measure lines and areas

Google Earth
http://www.google.com/earth/index.html
View 3D buildings, create 3D Tours and styled maps, and attach hyperlinks, photos, videos, and other files


Mobile Mapping Applications


ArcGIS
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/arcgis/id379687930?mt=8
Display maps, measure lines and areas, and find current and other locations

Business Analysis Online (BAO) by ESRI
http://www.esri.com/software/bao-ios/index.html
Find locations that meet requirements, view demographic information, compare locations, and email reports 

Loopnet
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/loopnet-commercial-real-estate/id349561448?mt=8
Search listings; view mapped results and listings details


Online Mapping Utilities


Zip Code Finder by Radius
http://www.freemaptools.com/find-zip-codes-inside-radius.htm
Find all zip codes in a radius around a chosen location

Distance Finder
http://www.freemaptools.com/how-far-is-it-between.htm
Find the distance between two sites in a direct line or while driving

Measure distance and multi-mode travel time
http://www.freemaptools.com/measure-distance.htm
Find travel time for many modes of transport from walking to flying

Measure polygon area
http://www.freemaptools.com/area-calculator.htm
Measure areas and perimeters and view the output in miles, kilometers, and acres

Triple map search
http://www.mapchannels.com/DualMaps.aspx
View a location simultaneously from aerial, birds-eye, and street views

Geo-coding Tool
http://www.itouchmap.com/latlong.html
Find latitude and longitude for a location and click to drag and adjust if needed

Batch Geo
http://batchgeo.com/
Geo-code a list of addresses and create a map showing their locations and related information

Topographical maps by location
http://mapserver.mytopo.com/homepage/index.cfm
Enter locations to view exportable topographical maps

City, County, and Zip Code Boundary Maps
http://www.maptechnica.com/map_tools.php
View boundaries for cities, counties and zip codes on color-shaded maps