The E-911/Mapping or GIS department for Alleghany County, maintains all property cadastral data within the County Boundary. This includes the Town of Sparta and the Extra Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ). Alleghany County currently has over 16,000 parcels of property. Along with this data, we also have an online GIS website that is free to the public and is available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. Other data layers that are available include: Roads, Flood, Watershed, High Quality Water Areas, Contour Lines and Aerial Photography.
We also assign E-911 Addresses, manage the E-911 database, MSAG (Master Street Addressing Guide) and ESNs (Emergency Service Networks) for E-911 and make E-911 Road Signs.
We assist Taxpayers, Law Offices, Realtors, Surveyors and other individuals on land record and E-911 Addressing questions and requests. We also assist other agencies for requests for data and developing GIS layers to meet their needs.
Our office is comprised of two employees that will assist you with your requests.
Wendy Williams, ENP, GISP is the E-911/Mapping Coordinator for Alleghany County. She has worked for the county for over 20 years. While not from the area originally, she has lived here for over 37 years. She has received extensive training and holds her Senior Mapping Certification from the NC Property Mapper’s Association, NC State Certification through the Secretary of State’s Office, her GISP designation (Certified Geographic Information System Professional) through the GISCI (GIS Certification Institute) and her ENP designation (Emergency Number Professional) through the NENA Institute (National Emergency Number Association). She resides in Sparta with her husband and daughter.
Mary Rector is the Assistant E-911/Mapping Coordinator for Alleghany County. She has worked for the county for over 13 years. She also is not from the area originally, but has lived here for over 20 years. She has received extensive training and holds her Senior Mapping Certification and is a Certified Administrative Professional through our local Wilkes Community College Campus. She resides in Ennice with her husband and four children.
Our office hours are from 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday.