Assessor Offices in Hancock County, Maine

There are 4 Assessor Offices in Hancock County, Maine, serving a population of 54,468 people in an area of 1,587 square miles. There is 1 Assessor Office per 13,617 people, and 1 Assessor Office per 396 square miles.

In Maine, Hancock County is ranked 3rd of 16 counties in Assessor Offices per capita, and 8th of 16 counties in Assessor Offices per square mile.

List of Hancock County Assessor Offices

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

Bar Harbor Assessor 93 Cottage Street Bar Harbor, ME

Bucksport Assessor 50 Main Street Bucksport, ME

Hancock County Registry Of Deeds 50 State Street Ellsworth, ME

Lamoine Assessors 606 Douglas Highway Lamoine, ME

About the Hancock County Assessor Office

Assessor Offices in Hancock County, ME 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:
  • Hancock County property tax appeals and challenges
  • Property tax assessments and reassessments
  • Hancock County GIS maps, plat maps, and property boundaries
  • Delinquent property taxes
  • Hancock County, ME property tax payments and due dates
  • Assessment rolls and property tax rates

Hancock County Home & Property Tax Statistics

Find Hancock 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.

Hancock County Home Values
 Hancock CountyMaine
Median Home Value$207,300$179,900
Median Rental Cost (per month)$812$808
Hancock County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
 Hancock CountyMaine
Median Property Taxes$1,977$2,435
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$1,959$2,587
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$2,012$2,130
Hancock County Property Tax Collections (Total)
 Hancock CountyMaine
Property Taxes$42,980,500$1,104,617,700
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$22,479,000$727,188,600
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$20,501,500$377,429,100
Hancock County Housing Characteristics
 Hancock CountyMaine
Total Housing Units40,916735,711
Occupied Housing Units23,674 (57.9%)554,061 (75.3%)
Vacant Housing Units17,242 (42.1%)181,650 (24.7%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units17,455 (73.7%)399,142 (72.0%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units6,219 (26.3%)154,919 (28.0%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)54.4%62.3%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)45.6%37.7%