There are 2 Assessor Offices in Jefferson County, Illinois, serving a population of 38,358 people in an area of 572 square miles. There is 1 Assessor Office per 19,179 people, and 1 Assessor Office per 285 square miles.
In Illinois, Jefferson County is ranked 53rd of 102 counties in Assessor Offices per capita, and 33rd of 102 counties in Assessor Offices per square mile.
Find Jefferson County, Illinois assessor, assessment, auditor's, and appraiser's offices, revenue commissions, GIS, and tax equalization departments.
Jefferson County Assessor's Office 100 South 10th Street Mount Vernon, IL
Mt Vernon Assessor 811 Harrison Street Mount Vernon, IL
Assessor Offices in Jefferson County, IL 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:
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, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.
|Median Home Value||$94,400||$187,200|
|Median Rental Cost (per month)||$661||$984|
|Median Property Taxes||$1,520||$4,299|
|Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)||$1,867||$4,695|
|Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)||$1,158||$3,552|
|Property Taxes (Mortgage)||$13,121,800||$11,131,041,700|
|Property Taxes (No Mortgage)||$8,170,200||$4,945,150,100|
|Total Housing Units||16,971||5,347,268|
|Occupied Housing Units||15,223 (89.7%)||4,830,038 (90.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,748 (10.3%)||517,230 (9.7%)|
|Owner Occupied Housing Units||11,065 (72.7%)||3,189,035 (66.0%)|
|Renter Occupied Housing Units||4,158 (27.3%)||1,641,003 (34.0%)|
|Housing Units (Mortgage)||52.2%||63.8%|
|Housing Units (No Mortgage)||47.8%||36.2%|