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    Includes veterans' benefits, starting and running a business, unemployment, County job openings, and selling to the County.

  • Law and Justice

    Includes the courts, most wanted, law enforcement, child support enforcement, sealing record, victims' services, and jury duty.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, owning and renting a property, and property tax assessments.

  • Health and Family Care

    Includes child and adult health service, food stamps, foster care, mental health, in-home nurse, substance abuse, and child support.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes bereavement, certificates and vital records, and divorce.

  • Environment and Agriculture

    Includes air quality and burn days, garbage and recycling, sewer, conservation, and green energy financing.

  • Animal Services

    Includes adopting a pet, animal control, and local vets and shelters.

  • County and Government

    Includes information on the buildings, county, codes, departments, projects, representation, and voting.

  • Community and Recreation

    Includes activities and events, parks, museums, libraries, and volunteerism.

  • Taxes and Financial Reports

    Property taxes, business taxes, transient occupancy taxes, fines, and financial reports.

  • Transportation and Travel

    Includes passports, bus schedules, and road maintenance.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, and emergency response.

About Us

The mission of the Assessor's Office is to:

  • Complete all statutorily mandated property tax assessments as a means to fund government services.
  • Complete all assessment responsibilities at the least possible cost to the public, in a timely and responsive manner that reflects quality, integrity, and fairness.
  • Strive to be a source of accurate and timely property information for local government and the community.

Assessor staff perform the following functions:

  • Complete annual and supplemental assessment rolls for all property in the county that is subject to local assessment.
  • Perform business property audits to ensure compliance and equalization of business property assessments.
  • Provide property information for local government, property owners, and the business community.

For additional information, please contact us Monday-Friday, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., or via e-mail at