Assessor Offices in Jefferson County, Alabama

There are 2 Assessor Offices in Jefferson County, Alabama, serving a population of 659,460 people in an area of 1,111 square miles. There is 1 Assessor Office per 329,730 people, and 1 Assessor Office per 555 square miles.

In Alabama, Jefferson County is ranked 64th of 67 counties in Assessor Offices per capita, and 5th of 67 counties in Assessor Offices per square mile.

List of Jefferson County Assessor Offices

Find Jefferson County, Alabama assessor, assessment, auditor's, and appraiser's offices, revenue commissions, GIS, and tax equalization departments.

Jefferson - Bessemer Division Revenue Commission 1801 3rd Avenue North Bessemer, AL

Jefferson County Assessor 651 Main Street Gardendale, AL

About the Jefferson County Assessor Office

Assessor Offices in Jefferson County, AL are responsible for assessing the values of all taxable property within their jurisdictions. Assessors appraise values of all land and commercial property (real property), and business' fixed asset (personal property). The office determines property tax values, tax rates, maintains and updates the local tax assessment rolls.

Property owners may contact the Department of Assessment for questions about:
  • Jefferson County property tax appeals and challenges
  • Property tax assessments and reassessments
  • Jefferson County GIS maps, plat maps, and property boundaries
  • Delinquent property taxes
  • Jefferson County, AL property tax payments and due dates
  • Assessment rolls and property tax rates

Jefferson County Home & Property Tax Statistics

Find Jefferson County Home Values, Property Tax Payments (Annual), Property Tax Collections (Total), and Housing Characteristics. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Jefferson County Home Values
 Jefferson CountyAlabama
Median Home Value$149,000$132,100
Median Rental Cost (per month)$847$747
Jefferson County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
 Jefferson CountyAlabama
Median Property Taxes$977$558
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$1,061$634
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$801$429
Jefferson County Property Tax Collections (Total)
 Jefferson CountyAlabama
Property Taxes$204,215,700$852,620,200
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$144,736,800$582,966,500
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$59,478,900$269,653,800
Jefferson County Housing Characteristics
 Jefferson CountyAlabama
Total Housing Units306,1102,231,126
Occupied Housing Units261,390 (85.4%)1,856,695 (83.2%)
Vacant Housing Units44,720 (14.6%)374,431 (16.8%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units164,199 (62.8%)1,273,217 (68.6%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units97,191 (37.2%)583,478 (31.4%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)63.8%57.2%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)36.2%42.8%