Ames Property Records (Iowa)

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Ames Property Records Offices

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Ames Assessor 515 Clark Avenue Ames, IA 50010 515-239-5370 Directions

Ames City Treasurer 515 Clark Avenue Ames, IA 50010 515-239-5119 Directions

Ames Planning Department 515 Clark Avenue Ames, IA 50010 515-239-5400 Directions

Ames Property Records Databases

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Ames City Assessor's Office Property Records http://www.cityofames.org/government/departments-divisions-a-h/city-assessor/sales

Ames City Government City Maps http://www.cityofames.org/government/departments-divisions-a-h/city-assessor/maps

Ames Public Works Construction Information http://www.cityofames.org/government/departments-divisions-i-z/public-works/construction-updates-faqs

City of Ames Assessor Website http://www.cityofames.org/government/departments-divisions-a-h/city-assessor

City of Ames GIS Maps https://beaconbeta.schneidercorp.com/

City of Ames Property Records http://beacon.schneidercorp.com/Application.aspx

Ames Home & Property Tax Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Ames Home Values
Median Home Value$187,000
Median Rental Cost (per month)$876
Ames Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$2,861
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$2,931
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$2,729
Ames Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$30,033,600
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$19,217,600
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$10,816,100
Ames Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units26,277
Occupied Housing Units25,123 (95.6%)
Vacant Housing Units1,154 (4.4%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units9,877 (39.3%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units15,246 (60.7%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)62.4%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)37.6%
Ames Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt6,159
Second Mortage or HELOC961
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)125
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)836
Second Mortgage & HELOC-
No Mortgage3,718
Ames Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes9,867 (39.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,925 (7.7%)
2 Apartments1,197 (4.8%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,058 (4.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments2,161 (8.6%)
10 or More Apartments8,220 (32.7%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing695 (2.8%)
Ames Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later347 (1.4%)
2010 to 20131,071 (4.3%)
2000 to 20094,511 (18.0%)
1980 to 19997,622 (30.3%)
1960 to 19796,766 (26.9%)
1940 to 19592,494 (9.9%)
1939 or Earlier2,312 (9.2%)
Ames Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room448 (1.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms5,304 (21.1%)
4 or 5 Rooms9,074 (36.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms5,768 (23.0%)
8 or More Rooms4,529 (18.0%)
Ames Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom532 (2.1%)
1 Bedroom3,430 (13.7%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms15,961 (63.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms5,200 (20.7%)
Ames Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities25,080 (99.8%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities24,875 (99.0%)