Map Center

The VBgov Map application provides information about properties, Planning and Zoning, Emergency Preparedness, and other important location data. The searches and other tools are fully integrated into the application.


 Interactive Maps

VBgov City Map 
Explore GIS Information for the City of Virginia beach.​
Pictometry Image Search​​ ​​
Search for historical oblique imagery (2005 - 2016) for properties throughout Virginia Beach.​
Note: In some instances search results near the City Boundary will give an error message stating "the location is outside the permitted area".   Try searching for an address close to your location and panning to the location on the map.  We are working to correct this Pictometry search issue.
Virginia Beach Historical Aerial Viewer​​ ​​
Use this application to visualize how The City of Virginia Beach has changed over the years.
Property Map
Explore sales and GIS information for commercial and residential properties.​​​
Property Search
Explore sales and GIS information for commercial and residential properties.​​​
Open GIS Data​
Explore the City's map using many layers of information.​​​
VB Open City
VB OpenCity is an open platform which equips residents, visitors and other stakeholders with information to participate in government and contribute to the decision-making process. The portal is an entryway to our digital assets, standards, policies and open data.​​​
Census 2010​
Visualize demographic data from the 2010 U.S. Census.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 Mobile Applications

ArcGIS maps from ESRI are available for use with mobile devices . These maps offer easy access to hundreds of GIS features and important geographic information. Access our City of Virginia Beach data from within the app to view a wide range of city services and information using mobile devices.​

ArcGIS Apps

Help for ArcGIS Apps

The City of Virginia Beach provides help documents for a brief introduction to the mobile applications shown above. Note that the City can provide only minimal support for the use of mobile devices due to the variety of functionality and applications, For example, the availability of queries varies based on the device used.


 Legacy Maps

  • ​​​​​​​Legacy VB​gov Map​ - Due to technical problems we have decided to remove the Legacy VBgov Map.  We apologize for any inconvience this may cause.  You can use the new application found here at ​​​VBgov City Map.
  • Legacy CityMap​
  • ​​Legacy CityMap Help​

 Maps in PDF Format

The following GIS maps and reports are available free of charge to the general public in either PDF (for maps) or excel format (for reports).  If you would like hard-copy maps and reports, please contact the Center for GIS via email at​

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Map Help

​​​​The Virginia Beach VBgov web map has been designed to provide a simple and intuitive web mapping experience modeled after popular consumer-based mapping applications.  This includes a simple interface, seamless panning, scroll-wheel zooming for mouse users and intuitive search tools. This help guide provides an overview of the interface and available tools.  Please contact the Virginia Beach Center for GIS at with any questions or comments.​

The following Help documents are available in PDF format: 

The following video tutorials are available on the city's YouTube site

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Important Information

​​​​​ Map Center has a New Look:

The Map Center Page now has a new look. The tabbed navigation should make browsing and finding GIS data easier. We hope you like the changes we are making and plan to make in the future.​​​​

Contact Information