An Assessor Office is responsible for appraising the taxable property in an area in order to calculate property taxes in Douglas County, Minnesota. As part of this job, Douglas County Assessors maintain detailed county and local maps, including Geographic Information Science (GIS) data. These Douglas 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 Douglas County GIS data on their websites.
Alexandria Assessor Alexandria MN 704 Broadway Street 56308 320-763-6678
Douglas County Assessor's Office Alexandria MN 305 8th Avenue West 56308 320-762-3884
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 Douglas 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. Douglas County GIS data is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.
Alexandria City Clerk Alexandria MN 501 3rd Avenue West 56308 320-763-6678
Douglas County Clerk Alexandria MN 305 8th Avenue West 56308 320-762-3033
A Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their town or city, including keeping vital records and maintaining documents on their jurisdiction such as maps with GIS data in Douglas County, Minnesota. These GIS maps typically include property boundaries, real estate appraisal values, Douglas County property tax assessments, public property, and unclaimed parcels. The maps may also show place names, Douglas County zoning boundaries, bodies of water, and flood zones, as well as population and demographic information. Some Town and City Halls also maintain historical maps of their area. These maps are often available on the Town or City Hall website.
Carlos Town Hall Carlos MN 210 Victoria Avenue 56319 320-852-6958
Evansville City Hall Evansville MN 106 State Street 56326 320-834-4995
Garfield City Hall Garfield MN 116 West Sanstead Street 56332 320-834-2238
La Grande Town Hall Alexandria MN 501 Town Hall Road Northwest 56308 320-763-7482
Millerville City Hall Evansville MN 10902 County Road 16 Northwest 56326 320-876-2295
Osakis City Hall Osakis MN 14 East Nokomis Street 56360 320-859-2150
An Auditor Office provides oversight for government agencies, including evaluating the performance of government offices and their compliance with laws, rules, and regulations in Douglas County, Minnesota. Auditors also investigate corruption and fraudulent activities. Auditor Offices maintain a number of records related to their local area, which can include GIS data that shows Douglas County property boundaries, city or county lines, flood zones, earthquake zones, and property taxes. These Douglas County maps may also provide place names, bodies of water, and other geographic information. Auditors may provide online access to their GIS maps.
Douglas County Auditor Alexandria MN 305 8th Avenue West 56308 320-762-3077
A Recorder of Deeds keeps real estate documents to ensure the accuracy of property and land records in Douglas County, Minnesota. In addition to filing deeds that provide information on property sales and transfers, Recorders of Deeds also have detailed county and local maps, including Douglas County GIS data. These maps can include property lines, building information, unclaimed parcels, property value assessments, and property tax information. They may also show Douglas 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.
Douglas County Recorder of Deeds Alexandria MN 305 8th Avenue West 56308 320-762-3877
A Soil and Water Conservation Office provides information on the conservation and management of natural resources in Douglas County, Minnesota. They are also responsible for developing, implementing, and enforcing policies to protect these natural resources. Douglas County Soil and Water Conservation Offices maintain GIS data in the form of maps to monitor soil and water, and these Douglas 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.
Douglas County Soil and Water Conservation Alexandria MN 900 Robert Street, 102 56308 320-763-3191