An Assessor Office is responsible for appraising the taxable property in an area in order to calculate property taxes in Brown County, Ohio. As part of this job, Brown County Assessors maintain detailed county and local maps, including Geographic Information Science (GIS) data. These Brown 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 Brown County GIS data on their websites.
Brown County Auditor's Office Georgetown OH 800 Mount Orab Pike 45121 937-378-6398
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 Brown 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. Brown County GIS data is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.
Brown County Clerk Georgetown OH 101 South Main Street 45121 937-378-3100
Mt Orab Clerk Mount Orab OH 211 South High Street 45154 937-444-4141
A Recorder of Deeds keeps real estate documents to ensure the accuracy of property and land records in Brown County, Ohio. In addition to filing deeds that provide information on property sales and transfers, Recorders of Deeds also have detailed county and local maps, including Brown County GIS data. These maps can include property lines, building information, unclaimed parcels, property value assessments, and property tax information. They may also show Brown 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.
Brown County Recorder of Deeds Georgetown OH 800 Mount Orab Pike 45121 937-378-6478
A Soil and Water Conservation Office provides information on the conservation and management of natural resources in Brown County, Ohio. They are also responsible for developing, implementing, and enforcing policies to protect these natural resources. Brown County Soil and Water Conservation Offices maintain GIS data in the form of maps to monitor soil and water, and these Brown 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.
Georgetown Brown County Soil and Water Conservation Georgetown OH 706 South Main Street 45121 937-378-4424
A Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning regulations in order to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Brown County, Ohio. As part of that job, Building Departments maintain GIS data that can include Brown 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 Brown 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.
Mt Orab Zoning Mount Orab OH 211 South High Street 45154 937-444-6401
Pike Township Zoning Mount Orab OH 2842 Oakland-Locust Ridge Road 45154 937-444-2772