Community Resources

Geographic Information System

(605) 716-3672 
Fax: (605) 394-6621

Welcome to RapidMap, the Rapid City - Pennington County Internet Mapping Site

By entering the RapidMap Interactive Map Viewer, you acknowledge that you have read the entire disclaimer below and agree to its terms.

Click here for documentation about how to create a mailing list for property within a buffer zone.

Click here for documentation about how to use RapidMap.

For software recommendations for using RapidMap please read below.

RapidMap - Land parcels, aerial photos, address points, and lots of other map information  Launch RapidMap 

Click here to launch RapidMap

Mobile RapidMap

To launch, click on the image to the right or scan the QR code with a QR reader on your mobile device

Survey Points and Data Grids - Rapid City area survey points and grids of the City and County data available for purchase  Launch survey points and data grids map application Click here to launch the Survey Points and Data Grids site

Mobile Survey Point Site

To launch, click on the image to the right or scan the QR code with a QR reader on your mobile device.

Voting districts - City wards, precincts, polling places, school, county commission, and state legislative districts in Pennington County

Launch Pennington County voting map application  Click here to launch the Voting site
Parks and Recreation - parks, faciltities, and trails for cities and Pennington County. Trails outside of Rapid City are located in the Black Hills National Forest.  Trails on M Hill are on public land and the private Hanson-Larsen Memorial Park. Launch parks and recreation maps (not yet available) Click here to launch the Parks and Recreation site


Training for RapidMap at your site is available - please contact or 716-3654 for more information.

New data is loaded onto the site every weekday morning between 7:00 and 8:00am Mountain Time.  The sites may be unavailable during this period.

For the best results when using the Internet Mapping Site, we recommend:


    • Some features, such as printing and exporting, will not work in Google Chrome - use a different browser
    • Microsoft Silverlight pluggin is required (see Microsoft's website for system requirements)
    • Disable any add on toolbars
    • Disable any Pop-Up blocking software
    • Internet Explorer version 7.0 or higher
    • Adobe Reader version 6.0 or higher 


This GIS Data is provided "as is" without warranty of any representation of accuracy, timeliness, or completeness. The burden for determining accuracy, completeness, timeliness, merchantability, and fitness for or the appropriateness for use rests solely on the user. Rapid City and Pennington County make no warranties, express or implied, as to the use of the Data. There are no implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The user acknowledges and accepts the limitations of the Data, including the fact that the Data is dynamic and is in a constant state of maintenance, correction, and update.

These map documents do not represent a legal survey of the land. Rapid City zoning information is based on the best available data and is not guaranteed to be accurate. Individuals using the information should confirm the accuracy of the data regarding specific parcels by contacting the City of Rapid City Community Planning and Development Department.

There are no restrictions on the distribution of printed Rapid City/Pennington County maps, other than the City of Rapid City copyright/credit notice must be legible in the print.

No part of this digital information may be copied, reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means whatsoever, including but not limited to electronic, mechanical, recording, scanning, or by any information or retrieval system for any purpose without the expressed written permission of the City of Rapid City. The user shall not license, sub-license, assign, release, publish, transfer, sell or otherwise make available this digital information or portion thereof to a third party. All this digital information remains the property of the City of Rapid City. The user agrees to recognize and honor in perpetuity the copyrights, and other proprietary claims for the digital information established or produced by the City of Rapid City or the vendors furnishing said items to the City of Rapid City.