An Assessor Office is responsible for appraising the taxable property in an area in order to calculate property taxes in Nicollet County, Minnesota. As part of this job, Nicollet County Assessors maintain detailed county and local maps, including Geographic Information Science (GIS) data. These Nicollet 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 Nicollet County GIS data on their websites.
Nicollet County Assessor's Office St. Peter MN 501 South Minnesota Avenue 56082 507-934-7067
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 Nicollet 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. Nicollet County GIS data is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.
Lafayette City Clerk Lafayette MN 700 9th Street 56054 507-228-8241
Nicollet County Clerk St. Peter MN 501 South Minnesota Avenue 56082 507-934-7850
A Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning regulations in order to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Nicollet County, Minnesota. As part of that job, Building Departments maintain GIS data that can include Nicollet County GIS maps on the topography, elevation, soil composition, and flood zones for the local area. This information can be important for adhering to building codes and meeting zoning rules. These GIS maps may also show Nicollet County parcels, lots, subdivisions, and tracts of land, as well as sewers, public utilities, and other building hazards. GIS data may be available on the Building Department website.
Nicollet County Planning and Zoning Department St. Peter MN 501 South Minnesota Avenue 56082 507-934-0251
St Peter Building Department St. Peter MN 227 South Front Street 56082 507-934-0662
St Peter Planning Department St. Peter MN 227 South Front Street 56082 507-931-4840
A Recorder of Deeds keeps real estate documents to ensure the accuracy of property and land records in Nicollet 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 Nicollet County GIS data. These maps can include property lines, building information, unclaimed parcels, property value assessments, and property tax information. They may also show Nicollet 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.
Nicollet County Recorder of Deeds St. Peter MN PO Box 493 56082 507-934-0320
A Soil and Water Conservation Office provides information on the conservation and management of natural resources in Nicollet County, Minnesota. They are also responsible for developing, implementing, and enforcing policies to protect these natural resources. Nicollet County Soil and Water Conservation Offices maintain GIS data in the form of maps to monitor soil and water, and these Nicollet 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.
Nicollet County Soil and Water Conservation St. Peter MN 424 South Minnesota Avenue 56082 507-931-2550