Montgomery County Contours [Pennsylvania--Montgomery County]
An elevation or topographic contour is a line that connects a series of points of equal elevation and is used to illustrate topography, or relief, on a map. It shows the height of ground above Mean Sea Level (M.S.L.). Numerous contour lines that are close together indicate hilly or mountainous terrain; when far apart, they represent a gentler slope. This layer consists of contours at a five foot interval for Montgomery County. Data was derived from DVRPC and was generated from an aerial topographic survey in 2005.The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission's (DVRPC) 9-county region is made up of the following: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties in Pennsylvania; and Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Mercer counties in New Jersey.The regional dataset can be be accessed via rest service or downloaded fromPASDA
Montgomery County provides this data as a free and open resource.While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the data, Montgomery County makes no representations about the suitability of this data for any purpose. All data is provided "as is" without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, and it should not be construed or used as a legal description.