King County GIS Center
King Street Center
201 S. Jackson St.
Suite 706
Seattle, WA 98104

+ 47.59909 N
- 122.33136 W

+ 47°  35' 56.72"
- 122° 19' 52.90"


Generalized representation of Washington state without interior county borders

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Subject category: politicl
Title: Generalized representation of Washington state without interior county borders
Feature Count: Layer files do not have a feature count since they are references to data only. See parent dataset to obtain this information.
Feature Type: ArcGIS LYR file
Abstract: ArcGIS LYR file: Washington counties (WASHCO) symbolized for a continuous polygon fill across entire state (no gaps between counties). Although other state polygon layers exist, most show the coastline detail of Puget Sound. This LYR file incorporates the generalized outline of the state's counties while hiding the interior county lines.
Purpose: Useful when a generalized (county borders incorporate adjacent water) area feature for Washington state is required. If an outer edge for the state is required for cartographic emphasis use WASHCO_AREA_OUTLINE.lyr
Status: Complete
Updated: As needed
Time period of content: (single date,as YYYYMMDD):: 20070501
Time period of content: (date range, as YYYYMMDD):: -
Spatial reference: WA State Plane North
FGDC Documentation: Classic or FAQ
Open Data Availability: Not Available
Place Keywords: King County,
Theme Keywords: ArcGIS LYR file,
Lineage: Not available
Supplemental Information: Created by symbolizing both the polgon fill and polygon edges in same color.


Maintained by:
KCGIS Center
Primary: Mike Leathers, GIS Data Coordinator, 206-263-4867
(How to e-mail a County contact)
Secondary: KCGIS Center; This mailbox is monitored during business hours.

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Access: King County data are made available with the understanding that they shall be used exclusively by the obtainer or his/her authorized agents. Digital products may not be reproduced or redistributed in any form or by any means without the express written authorization of King County.

Use: Enterprise ArcGIS LYR files reference the King County enterprise GDB. They can be used only by ArcGIS users on the King County local network