***Please Note***

The parcel re-numbering project is expected to be completed in the Spring of 2014. Since we are in the middle of this major overhaul, we are not drawing any new maps. Properties sold or new maps recorded between now and approximately mid-Feburary that require new parcel numbers, should use the correct legal description but when referring to the parcel number note the new parcel is a "portion of (old APN number)." Since parcel numbers are not considered legal descriptions, the old APN should be fine as long as the correct new legal description is used.

One again, thank you for your understanding and patience during this time of transition.

Jeff Johnson

Humboldt County Assessor

Humboldt County Assessor

The office of County Assessor is an elected position. The current Assessor is William "Jeff" Johnson.

Assessor's Office Phone Numbers

Visit the Humboldt County Assessor's on-line data inquiries

Visit the Humboldt County Treasurer's on-line Tax Data inquiries


What the Assessor Does

The Assessor appraises (or establishes a value for) all property in the county which is subject to taxation and sets the taxable value of each property.

The property is assessed at 35% of its current appraised or taxable value.
In addition to nearly 17,000 parcels of real property (land, homes, commercial buildings), the Assessor must value personal property of approximately 500 businesses from million dollar casinos to one person operations, over 5,000 mobile and manufactured homes, aircraft, and any other taxable personal property.

What the Assessor Does Not Do

The Assessor does not make the laws which affect property owners. The tax laws are made by the Nevada Legislature.
The Board of County Commissioners sets the tax rate for the County. The guidelines for assessment are set by the Nevada Tax Commission and overseen by the Nevada Department of Taxation. The tax dollars on real property are collected by the Humboldt County Treasurer.

Is the Assessor Required to Receive Training?

Nevada Revised Statutes require that public appraisers must maintain a valid appraiser certificate by completing a minimum of 36 hours of approved training each year in order to accumulate a total of 180 hours within a five-year period.
As a prerequisite, the Appraiser Certification Board requires that appraisers take a minimum of 120 hours in the category of "Basic Appraisal Courses." The other 60 hours may be accumulated by taking other approved courses realted to appraisal.

TAXPAYER LIST-Excel Version                                   TAXPAYER LIST- PDF format

Click for owners and assessed values of property in Humboldt County. 

Notice of Completion of the Tax Roll for Humboldt County


Neither the Assessor nor the Treasurer determines taxes.

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