Council Bluffs Property Records (Iowa)

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Council Bluffs Property Records Offices

Get Property Records from 5 Offices in Council Bluffs, IA

Council Bluffs Building Inspector 209 Pearl Street Council Bluffs, IA 51503 712-328-4625 Directions

Council Bluffs City Treasurer 209 Pearl Street Council Bluffs, IA 51503 712-328-4649 Directions

Pottawattamie County Assessor 227 South 6th Street Council Bluffs, IA 51501 712-328-5617 Directions

Pottawattamie County Recorder of Deeds 227 South 6th Street Council Bluffs, IA 51501 712-328-5612 Directions

Pottawattamie County Treasurer's Office 227 South 6th Street Council Bluffs, IA 51501 712-328-5627 Directions

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Council Bluffs Home & Property Tax Statistics

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

Council Bluffs Home Values
Median Home Value$115,800
Median Rental Cost (per month)$797
Council Bluffs Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$2,376
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$2,398
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$2,332
Council Bluffs Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$40,262,000
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$26,403,600
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$13,858,500
Council Bluffs Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units26,875
Occupied Housing Units24,798 (92.3%)
Vacant Housing Units2,077 (7.7%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units15,086 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units9,712 (39.2%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)66.0%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)34.0%
Council Bluffs Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt9,951
Second Mortage or HELOC1,060
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)276
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)784
Second Mortgage & HELOC81
No Mortgage5,135
Council Bluffs Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes17,252 (69.6%)
Single-Family Attached Homes659 (2.7%)
2 Apartments761 (3.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments691 (2.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,559 (6.3%)
10 or More Apartments3,136 (12.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing740 (3.0%)
Council Bluffs Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later84 (0.3%)
2010 to 2013542 (2.2%)
2000 to 20092,946 (11.9%)
1980 to 19994,205 (17.0%)
1960 to 19795,718 (23.1%)
1940 to 19594,534 (18.3%)
1939 or Earlier6,769 (27.3%)
Council Bluffs Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room343 (1.4%)
2 or 3 Rooms2,777 (11.2%)
4 or 5 Rooms9,976 (40.2%)
6 or 7 Rooms7,349 (29.6%)
8 or More Rooms4,353 (17.6%)
Council Bluffs Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom446 (1.8%)
1 Bedroom3,088 (12.5%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms17,476 (70.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms3,788 (15.3%)
Council Bluffs Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities24,679 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities24,482 (98.7%)