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Town of Wolcott, CT

Assessors GeoSpatial Applications and Assessment maps


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Help Section   

Searching for an address or owner



Section A

  • As you enter a street address or owner name into the box provided, it will provide auto complete options.
  • You may select an auto-complete option and the application will zoom you to the appropriate location.
  •  If you are prompted with no results, chances are that specific address number and/or street may not exist or misspelled.
  •  In the future we will have a section to report issues.


Section B:

  • Allows the user to zoom in and out of the map to get a larger or smaller view of the town at preset scales.
  • If you left click and hold the mouse button you will have the ability to pan around the map.


Section C:

  • Will re-center you map to the location of the Town Hall.  This is your initial map extent.


Section D:

  • This will the use of location services (GPS) if a mobile device is used. 
  • Be aware it is not meant for desktop/PC use.




After you select your search option


  • The parcel will get selected and a pop-up box will appear. 
  • The information contained within the fields are updated on a daily basis.


  • When you scroll down you will be provided with options to view additional content. Such as:
  1. Pre-Generated Parcel maps
  2. Direct link to VISION's assessment webpage

  3. Assessment tax map





Knowing your tools



Tool A Is the measurment tool and allows for area, path and pinpoint calculation.

Tool B Is the legend for the map layers. Provides the symbols representing the spatial objects.

Tool C The option to print in multiple formats is available. New users stay with deafult settings.

Tool D The public notification tool allows for pdf generated mailing lists to be created.

Tool E:  The layer lists allows users to turn layers on and off.  List order corresponds with draw order.

Tool F:  Drawing tools available to add content or text to the map.  Objects created will print.

Tool G:  Have the option to use a naviagtion tool for directions. Best if used on a mobile device.

Tool H:  Ability to bookmark an area of the map so you may revisit again without seraching.

Tool I:    Choose from a variety of basemap options that best fit your needs.