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NYS ITS GIS Program Office

Geographic Information Systems Clearinghouse

Federal High Resolution DEM

Download DEMs at the Discover GIS Data NY Application

High resolution bare-earth digital elevation models (DEM) are available for the areas shown. The DEMs were made from multiple LIDAR collection projects. The DEM files can be downloaded from the Discover GIS Data NY Application.


2011 Northeast LIDAR 2 Meter DEM
2014 Vermont Grand Isle
2014 NYC
2014 Long Island
2014 3 County
2014/15 Clinton, Essex, Franklin
FEMA 2 Meter (Hudson Hoosic)
FEMA 2 Meter (Seneca Watershed)
USDA 1 Meter
2017 Fulton, Saratoga, Herkimer, Franklin


USGS 0.7 Meter DEM
USGS 1 Meter DEM
USGS 2 Meter DEM
FEMA 1 Meter DEM
FEMA 2 Meter DEM
USDA 1 Meter DEM


High Resolution DEMs and 2 ft. Contours are currently unavailable for download. We will make an announcement on the GIS-List serve when files are back online. . #js_notify#