An Assessor Office is responsible for appraising the taxable property in an area in order to calculate property taxes in Bennett County, South Dakota. As part of this job, Bennett County Assessors maintain detailed county and local maps, including Geographic Information Science (GIS) data. These Bennett 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 Bennett County GIS data on their websites.
Bennett County Equalization Department Martin SD PO Box 426 57551 605-685-6991
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 Bennett 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. Bennett County GIS data is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.
Bennett County Clerk Martin SD PO Box 281 57551 605-685-6969
A Recorder of Deeds keeps real estate documents to ensure the accuracy of property and land records in Bennett County, South Dakota. In addition to filing deeds that provide information on property sales and transfers, Recorders of Deeds also have detailed county and local maps, including Bennett County GIS data. These maps can include property lines, building information, unclaimed parcels, property value assessments, and property tax information. They may also show Bennett 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.
Bennett County Recorder of Deeds Martin SD PO Box 433 57551 605-685-6054