Maricopa County Assessor's Office Parcel Viewer Help

Measure

The Measure tool allows you to measure the length and/or area of a line or shape.

Measure Tool Visual Explanation

The video below will demonstrate how to use the Measure Tool, or you can click here to go down to the step-by-step instructions.



How to Use the Measure Tool

  1. Click the symbol type for the desired measure mode.

  2. Optional: Change the symbol using the symbol picker.

    1. For line measurements:
      Select the line style and options desired. Checking Show Measurement Totals will display line measurements in segments and totals in the Distance Units you have selected. Checking Show Bearing will display line bearings.


    2. For polygon measurements:
      Select the polygon style and options desired. Checking Show Measurement Totals will display polygons with their respective Area Units and Distance Units you chose.

  3. Measure desired features on the map.

  4. To remove Measure features from the map, click the icon that looks like a trashcan.