Explore Minnesota with maps online


NorthStar Mapper screen   START MAPPING          Help        Contact Us
  • Navigate the state
    • Zoom-in to areas of interest
    • Jump to a city, county or township
    • Quickly find information about a place, including its population and elevation
  • Customize and print your map
    • View color air photos
    • Look at topographic maps
    • Mix-and-match place names, roads, boundaries, lakes and streams, parks, forests, land cover and elevation
  • Share your map with a friend
  • Download data for use with GIS (geographic information systems) software
  • Internet Explorer users: If the opening screen is not centered on Minnesota as shown above or the zoom buttons do not work properly, hit the Ctrl key and the F5 key at the same time to reload NorthStar Mapper.
  • The services are restarted each morning at 5:30 a.m. and should be available again by 5:40 a.m.

Looking for other data and maps of Minnesota? Check the Minnesota Geospatial Commons.

Geographic Data Clearinghouse