Shelby County Property Assessor (Iowa)

Search for Shelby County, IA property assessment information. Property Assessments include property tax assessments, property valuations, property tax liens, defaults on property taxes, and property assessment appeals.


Shelby County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels so that the jurisdiction can levy Iowa property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every parcel in the district, including records on Shelby County property tax assessments, maps of property lines, and inventories of parcels and structures, as well as the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Shelby County Tax Assessors may also keep records on reassessments for construction or improvements and other on-site inspections. Shelby County Assessment Offices provide online access to their property assessment records.

Shelby County Assessor's Office Harlan IA 612 Court Street 51537 712-755-5718


Shelby County Clerks file documents and preserve a range of municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their Iowa municipality. These Shelby County tax assessment records are open to the public. The Clerk's Office has a number of records on property assessments, including real estate excise taxes, tax liens on properties, and the Shelby County property tax assessment formulas. They also keep records on property transactions, deeds, and titles. Shelby County Clerks provide online access to their public property tax records, including documents related to property assessments.

Earling City Clerk Office Earling IA 117 Main Street 51530 712-747-2181

Elk Horn City Clerk Elk Horn IA 2027 Washington Street 51531 712-764-5514

Shelby County Clerk of Court Harlan IA 612 Court Street 51537 712-755-5543


Shelby County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the Iowa public. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Shelby County property tax assessments, including property and parcel surveys, property tax liens, and property valuations. They also record land transactions within the jurisdiction, including deeds, mortgages, and easements. The Shelby County Recorder provides online databases for public records access of property assessments.

Shelby County Recorder of Deeds Harlan IA PO Box 67 51537 712-755-5640


Shelby County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in Iowa. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including property assessment records. These Shelby County public assessment records include property value assessments, records of paid and unpaid property taxes, and property tax liens. Town and City Halls also maintain records on land transactions, property sales and transfers, and municipal and zoning boundaries. Property assessment records are available as public records, and many Town and City Halls provide online access to these files.

Defiance City Hall Defiance IA 206 Main Avenue 51527 712-748-3431

Elk Horn Town Hall Elk Horn IA 4212 Main Street 51531 712-764-5512

Harlan City Hall Harlan IA 711 Durant Street 51537 712-755-5137

Irwin Town Hall Irwin IA 504 Ann Street 51446 712-782-3333

Shelby City Hall Shelby IA 419 East Street 51570 712-544-2404