An Assessor Office is responsible for appraising the taxable property in an area in order to calculate property taxes in Jackson County, Illinois. As part of this job, Jackson County Assessors maintain detailed county and local maps, including Geographic Information Science (GIS) data. These Jackson County 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 Jackson County GIS data on their websites.
Carbondale Township Assessor Carbondale IL 217 East Main Street 62901 618-457-2723
Jackson County Assessor's Office Murphysboro IL 20 South 10th Street 62966 618-687-7220
Murphysboro Township Assessor Murphysboro IL 1410 Walnut Street 62966 618-684-2494
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 Jackson County 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. Jackson County GIS data is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.
Ava City Clerk Ava IL 312 East Main Street 62907 618-426-3641
Jackson County Clerk Murphysboro IL 1001 Walnut Street 62966 618-687-7360
A Recorder of Deeds keeps real estate documents to ensure the accuracy of property and land records in Jackson County, Illinois. In addition to filing deeds that provide information on property sales and transfers, Recorders of Deeds also have detailed county and local maps, including Jackson County GIS data. These maps can include property lines, building information, unclaimed parcels, property value assessments, and property tax information. They may also show Jackson County place names, flood zones, zoning boundaries, neighborhood lines, bodies of water, and other geographic information. The Recorder of Deeds may provide access to GIS data on its website.
Jackson County Recorder of Deeds Murphysboro IL 1001 Walnut Street 62966 618-687-7360
A Soil and Water Conservation Office provides information on the conservation and management of natural resources in Jackson County, Illinois. They are also responsible for developing, implementing, and enforcing policies to protect these natural resources. Jackson County Soil and Water Conservation Offices maintain GIS data in the form of maps to monitor soil and water, and these Jackson County maps can show ground and surface water, stormwater runoff, irrigation, erosion, flood zones, and sources of pollution. These maps can be important for buying, selling, or improving property, and they may be available through the Soil and Water Conservation Office website.
Murphysboro Jackson County Soil and Water Conservation Murphysboro IL 1213 North 14th Street 62966 618-684-3751