The Mahnomen County Assessor is
appointed by the County Board of Commissioners and
approved by the Minnesota Commissioner of Revenue.
He/she supervises the property assessments of all
townships and cities within the county. The property
assessments are made by State accredited appraisal staff
from the county office and by State certified assessors
hired by townships and cities. The assessor's office
maintains assessment records on approximately 4,100
taxable properties and approximately 1,360 tax exempt
The assessor's office provides township and city
assessors with value and classification schedules to be
used as guidelines. These schedules are developed and
maintained through sales ratio studies completed by
county office staff. These studies are used by the
County Assessor to adjust and equalize all values
between individual properties, taxing districts, school
districts, and adjacent counties.
The Assessorís Office is also responsible for
determining if a property is eligible for the homestead
classification. The assessorís office is responsible for
processing applications for owner occupied, relative,
special ag, and blind and disabled homesteads, disabled
veterans exclusion, 2c managed forest classification and
The assessor's office provides information to property
owners, appraisers, real estate personnel, attorneys,
banks and the general public. Most information in the
assessor's office is public, except for data subject to
the data privacy act.
311 North Main Street
P O Box 464
Mahnomen, MN 56557
Office Hours 8:00 a.m.
Ė 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday