In response to COVID-19, the Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County has been closed to public access. Over the next few weeks some ACCgov facilities may slowly be phased in for opening to public access with certain guidelines and restrictions.
  • Therefore, please contact the Tax Assessor's office at (706) 613-3140 before making plans for a visit to our office. Questions regarding your property assessment can be directed to us at (706) 613-3140.
  • Updates regarding ACCgov facilities and services and public access can be found at
    https://www.athensclarkecounty.com/coronavirus





  • Board of Tax Assessors & Appraisal Office


    We would like to thank you for visiting the Web Site for the Clarke County Tax Assessors Office. We are offering this information to assist you in reviewing your personal information as well as a service to our community.

    Questions about property appraisal in Clarke County are not uncommon and we are happy to provide this powerful new information source to our citizens. We pride ourselves on providing excellent service to the property owners and citizens of Clarke County. Should you need additional information not provided here, please feel free to call our office Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:00am and 5:00pm. We may be reached by phone at 706-613-3140.








    NOTIFICATION

    In accordance with Georgia law, the Clarke County Board of Assessors must notify property owners prior to making a site visit. Notice is hereby given that a representative of the appraisal staff will review and inspect properties which are the subject of an active building permit for changes and improvements which have been made to the property. These appraisal reviews will include measuring structures, listing construction information, and photographing the subject property.

    Reasonable notice also is hereby provided that an onsite inspection may be required for real or personal property being returned or appealed or recently sold and for periodic parcel reviews. Said property visit will be for the purpose of determining the correctness of the information contained in the county's appraisal record for the property. For more information, please contact the Assessors' office at (706) 613-3140.

    Please refer to the following approximate time periods to see when site visits and reviews will occur in your area:

    AREA TIME FRAME
    Site visits and reviews of residential/commercial building permits
    for additions, renovations, new improvements, and changes
    May 1, 2020 thru
    November 1, 2020
    Site visits and reviews of end of year construction in progress
    and 299(c) properties, all of Clarke county
    May 1, 2020 thru
    November 1, 2020
    Site visits and reviews of property returns/appeals, recent sales
    personal property, and manufactured homes, all of Clarke county
    May 1, 2020 thru
    November 1, 2020


    In compliance with Georgia law (HB 304), please refer to this link regarding notification of site reviews.

    Population: 119,648 (2014)
    Clarke County 121 Sq Miles - 77,400 Acres

    Real Estate Parcels: 41,861 (2015)
    Personal Property Accounts: 5,218 (2015)
    Manufactured Homes: 1,804 (2015)

    Contact Our Office
    325 E. Washington Street
    Room 280
    Office Hours: 8:00 - 5:00
    Monday - Friday
    Telephone: 706-613-3140
    Fax: 706-613-3146



    We hope you have a NICE day!




    PLEASE NOTE: ATHENS-CLARKE COUNTY IS A UNIFIED GOVERNMENT COVERING MOST OF CLARKE COUNTY. BOGART AND WINTERVILLE ARE NOT PART OF THE UNIFIED GOVERNMENT, HOWEVER, THE CLARKE COUNTY BOARD OF TAX ASSESSORS IS RESPONSIBLE FOR APPRAISING ALL PROPERTY LOCATED IN CLARKE COUNTY.