Annual Assessment Information

The Assessing Department is responsible for the analysis of the title to and valuation of all taxable Real Estate and Personal Property located in the City of Auburn. The Department maintains records setting forth ownership information, descriptions of land and buildings, the valuation of all properties, taxable and exempt, property tax maps showing lot dimensions and lists of all taxable personal property used in business and manufacturing. This information provides the basis for the valuation and tax commitment process from which revenues are raised to run the City of Auburn. 

Records in the Assessing Department are available to the public during normal business hours and on our website. Property information cards contain the land, building and site improvement information used to determine valuation. The valuation book contains a record of all the assessments in the city. The sales record book contains a record of the properties that have been sold setting forth the Grantor, Grantee, date of sale, property tax map number and the sale price.

Assessment information is also available online via


To view Auburn's historical valuation data including: Total Taxable Values, Mil Rates, Certified Ratios,Tax Commited Values and Yearly Valuation Chart please click on the following link. Historical Valuation 1970-2018

STATISTICS 2018/2019

Land Area: 65 square miles (total area)
Number of Parcels: 9,387
Business Personal Property Accounts: 1,074
Taxable Real Estate: $1,839,175,499
Value of Real Estate Exemptions: $429,030,507
Taxable Personal Property: $125,115,433
BETE Exemptions (personal property): $190,326,682
Total 2018/2019 Taxable Valuation: $1,964,290,932
Property Tax Raised: $46,517,417       
Property Tax Rate: $23.68
Certified Ratio: 100%
Homestead Exemptions Granted: 4,476
Veteran Exemptions Granted: 560