CITY OF PRATTVILLE, AL ADDRESSING. Geospatial Data Structure. Prattville, Alabama Address Numbers determined by grid City center of origin Not based on current thoroughfares. POPULATION County 50,000 City 35 – 40,000 Roughly 13,000 city addresses 2.5 year time frame to visit each.
Geospatial Data Structure
City 35 – 40,000
Roughly 13,000 city addresses
2.5 year time frame to visit each
AUTAUGA COUNTY AND PRATTVILLE: County wide dataset does exist, however not updated, maintained, or standardized to meet our needs.
SOLUTION: Field Verification
Used like a 4X4 Tahoe
Does more ‘off-roading’ than most 4X4’s
No it doesn’t have a HEMI
Difficult to reach, secluded addresses
Multiple addresses – one property – scattered GPS readings ? Or straight line in the parcel?
Drive / traverse every driveway, trail, unpaved road, etc. … wonder what’s back that road?
Point Layer Data based on parcel geometric center
Not all parcels addressed
Many contain mailing address in different, city, county, state.
Excellent historic reference
Consult each time new address is assigned to avoid overlooking retired addresses
Outdated technology vs. User Comfort Level … Created in MS Paint
Point & Click