Custom Map Services: Arterial Road Maps
Map Resources can produce a custom Major Road Metro Map for almost ANYWHERE
Arterial road maps are metro area maps showing a network of major roads. Maps are delivered in a standard cartographic style. You can review this style by downloading a sample Custom Major Road Map.
Local streets are not typically shown, but we can add them in if needed.
In addition to the arterial road network and a scale bar, we show, as appropriate, city areas, county boundaries, lakes and rivers, railroads, university campuses, golf courses, parks, cemeteries, hospitals, sports centers, and shopping centers.
Maps are delivered as layered Illustrator (AI) vector files providing you with the flexibility and the versatility you need to accomplish your design goals.
Test Out a Sample Major Road Metro Map - Download a Sample Major Road Metro Map
Open the sample map with Adobe Illustrator and evaluate the map features and layers. All features on the map are fully editable layers you can turn on or off. Areas are complete objects you can select and modify, add color, etc. All lines are fully editable. All text is fully editable font text (not outlines). Download a Sample Major Road Map. Please note you must have Adobe Illustrator CS3 or later to open and work with the sample map.
Cost Estimates for Major Road Metro Maps
Map Area (approx) Size of Map Cost
10 x 10 miles (100 sq-mi) 5 x 5 inches $250
15 x 15 miles (225 sq-mi) 8 x 8 inches $375
20 x 20 miles (400 sq-mi) 10 x 10 inches $525
20 x 30 miles (600 sq-mi) 10 x 15 inches $650
30 x 40 miles (1200 sq-mi) 15 x 20 inches $725
40 x 50 miles (2000 sq-mi) 20 x 25 inches $825
Over 2000 square miles call or emailNote: we use a scale requiring 1 inch of page per 2 miles mapped. This scale maximizes labeling and legibility.
Special Options for Major Road Metro Maps
- Point of Interest (POI). We can add POI locations to your map. Cost includes up to 12 POI location dots with labels per map. You supply the name and address for each and we geo code the location and place it on your map. Additional POI may be added for a fee.
- Local Street lines, and Local Street Names (as space allows).
- Terrain Maps. For US cities, we can produce major Road Maps Plus Terrain. We use a data set that equals 1 pixel per 10 meters. Cost starts at $1150. Download Sample major Road Plus Terrain Map Sample.
- US County Overview map. Quickly produced and delivered, a US county map is a cost effective solution.
Ordering a Major Road Metro Map
Maps are produced in 5 to 7 business days. Exact price and schedule are included in our proposal. Get a proposal