This online mapping application has several different datasets for Rapides Parish. For questions on how to use this map or if you need help with anything GIS-related, please call our office.

RAPC's Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provides maps and spatial data to the public so they may explore Rapides Parish. Our online mapping application is populated with live data from our in-house server. If you're in search of parcel data, you'll need to visit the Rapides Parish Tax Assessor's website for current parcel data.

This online map is not an official FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM). This Interactive Mapping Tool is not intended for insurance rating purposes and is for information only. Official Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), can be viewed at the FEMA's Map Service Center (MSC) website. To view FEMA's MSC, go to:

You may also view the Official Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) and the Preliminary Digital Flood Insurance Rate Maps (DFIRM's) at our office. Preliminary DFIRM's will be used for insurance and lending industries once they become Effective FIRM's. Please contact the Rapides Area Planning Commission for more information.


Reasonable efforts have been made by the Rapides Area Planning Commission to verify that this map and digital data provided hereon accurately interpret the source data used in its preparation. However this map may contain omissions and errors in rectification, position, accuracy or interpretations of source data. This product was not designed for strict determinations. The data is to provide guidance and a general proximity of the location areas and resources. Data is not suitable for engineering, legal, or any other site specific requirements. User must apply considerable care and judgment in applying this product. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed an expressed or implied waiver of authorized representatives or employees. The maps and applications on this page are prepared by RAPC and may be revised without notification to any user.