An Assessor Office is responsible for appraising the taxable property in an area in order to calculate property taxes in Northwest Arctic Borough, Alaska. As part of this job, Northwest Arctic Borough Assessors maintain detailed county and local maps, including Geographic Information Science (GIS) data. These Northwest Arctic Borough GIS maps typically include property divisions, plots, buildings, property appraisal values, and property taxes. They may also include public property, parks, roads, place names, bodies of water, and other local geographical information, as well as flood zones, county zone lines, and school boundaries. These maps can be useful for a number of reasons, including buying and selling property. Assessors may provide online access to their Northwest Arctic Borough GIS data on their websites.
Northwest Arctic Borough Assessment Office Kotzebue AK 163 Lagoon Street 99752 907-442-2500
A Clerk Office maintains public records for a county or local government, including GIS data in the form of maps. These GIS maps provide detailed information such as property boundaries, roads, public property, parks, and in some cases, population and demographic information. GIS data can also show Northwest Arctic Borough property value assessments, property taxes, flood zones, zoning boundaries, and earthquake zones, as well as place names, bodies of water, and other geographic information. Clerks may also have historic GIS maps from the USGS or other organizations. Northwest Arctic Borough GIS data is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.
Northwest Arctic Borough Clerk Kotzebue AK PO Box 1110 99752 907-442-8204