Open Data is defined as structured data that is machine-readable, freely shared, and used and built upon without restrictions.
Huron County has established an Open Data Portal that contains a repository of datasets that have been made open to the public. Below are some of the datasets that are available for download:
- Land Use (Both Urban and Rural)
- Road Network
- Environmental Data
Data is made available in “.shp”, “.kml” and tabular file formats.
What can you do with this data?
- Build your own custom maps or applications.
- Modify and edit your own data.
- Perform tabular and GIS analysis to answer questions and make decisions.