Property Finder / GIS / Town Maps

Property Finders

The Property Finders are GIS websites that allow the user to look at Bedford in many different ways, from individual properties all the way up to the entire town.  Many different data layers are available, as well as aerial photos. 

Town Maps

These are links to maps of Bedford that show various kinds of information.

Other Data

These are links to other types of useful data.


Town of Bedford
Public Record Response

Pursuant to M.G.L. Chapter 66, §10, the Town of Bedford hereby produces the following information: GIS Data Information  Mapping System. The information displayed on this or any other map produced by the Town of Bedford is for reference purposes only.The Town of Bedford does not guarantee the accuracy of the data. Users are responsible for determining the suitability for their own individual needs.


Property FinderProperty Finder Description
Bedford Property FinderThis is the primary property finder.  It contains the most layers of all the property finders.  This property finder now also includes FEMA's most up-to-date floodplain information.
Wetlands Data LayerThis provides a detailed description of the history of the wetland mapping in Bedford and how to better understand the wetland data.


Town MapsTown Map DescriptionPaper Size (in.)
Assessors Maps

All versions of the Assessors Maps currently available, including the most recently revised.


Groundwater Supply Favorability Map

Part of the Town’s Groundwater Resource Study in 1980, the map shows the rate of groundwater transmissibility.

34 x 39
Historic District Map - 1986

This is the most recently revised Historic District map accepted at Town Meeting.

24 x 36

Historic MapsHistoric maps of Bedford and the surrounding area.Varies
Hydrogeologic Zone Map - 1995

Also known as an Aquifer Protection District map or a Zone II map, this map shows the hydrogeologic zones for Bedford’s water supply wells.

30 x 42
MBTA System Map

Published for the MBTA, this map shows transportation options for the Greater Boston area.  Bedford is shown on Map 1.

Natural Heritage Priority and Estimated Habitats (NHESP) Map – 2017

NHESP’s latest released map of the Priority and Estimated Habitats of Rare Species and Wildlife in the Bedford area.

22 x 28
Shawsheen Cemetery

This is the most recently revised map of the Shawsheen Cemetery. 

24 x 36
Street Map

This is the most recently revised street map of Bedford, with a grid on the front side, and an alphabetical listing on the back.

11 x 17
Trail MapsThese are the last revised maps of trail networks throughout Bedford.8.5 x 11
Voting Precincts Map

This is the most recently revised map of Bedford’s voting precincts.

11 x 17
Zoning Map

This is the most recently revised Zoning Map accepted at Town Meeting.

24 x 36


Other DataDescription
FEMA Floodplain

FEMA Data, including FIRM Panels and FIS Cross-Sections, that is specific to the Town.

Maps of MassachusettsMaps from the Massachusetts Secretary of State’s Office, in the Citizen Information Service department.

Datalayers and Online Mapping for the entire state.

Massachusetts Historical Commission

Map of sites identified by the MHC in Bedford.

Registry of Deeds

Search for deeds and plans from the registry for Bedford, Middlesex South.

Unofficial Street RegisterA searchable database of the streets in Bedford, along with accompanying documentation.
USGS Topo Maps

USGS Topo Maps for Bedford available for download.