GIS / Addressing / Land Records 

About GIS / Addressing / Land Records

GIS / Addressing / Land Records is responsible for maintaining property information used in public inquiry and legal research. GIS / Addressing / Land Records uses public documents to create and maintain the official index of property ownership in the County. GIS / Addressing / Land Records handles the geographic information systems for Orange County.


Addresses are obtained by contacting the addressing authority for each address jurisdiction. In the County jurisdiction your new address is assigned when you apply for a building permit or when your road name changes. You can call the following numbers to obtain information on new or existing addresses:

  • Orange County: 919-245-2100
  • Carrboro919-918-7328 
  • Chapel Hill: 919-969-5089
  • Hillsborough: 919-296-9470
  • Mebane: 919-563-9990

Road Naming and Addressing Ordinance Information
Road Naming and Addressing Ordinance (PDF)

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