Essex County Property Records (Virginia)

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Essex County Property Records Offices

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Essex County Recorder of Deeds PO Box 445 Tappahannock, VA 22560 804-443-3541 Directions

Essex County Revenue Commission PO Box 879 Tappahannock, VA 22560 804-443-4737 Directions

Essex Treasurer's Office 321 Prince Street Tappahannock, VA 22560 804-443-4371 Directions

3 Rivers Soil and Water Conservation 772 Richmond Beach Road Tappahannock, VA 22560 804-443-2327 Directions

Westmoreland Zoning 202 South Church Lane Tappahannock, VA 22560 804-443-4951 Directions

Essex County Property Records Databases

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Essex County Assessment Rolls

Essex County Assessor's Website

Essex County Building Inspections

Essex County Building Permits

Essex County Codes & Ordinances

Essex County Commissioner Property Records

Essex County Commissioner of The Revenue Property Records

Essex County Commissioner of The Revenue Website

Essex County Property Tax Exemptions

Essex County Tax Records

Essex County Treasurer Property Records

Essex County Treasurer Property Records (Virginia)

Essex County Treasurer Website

Essex County Home & Property Tax Statistics

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

Essex County Home Values
Median Home Value$177,200
Median Rental Cost (per month)$864
Essex County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$1,242
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$1,229
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$1,266
Essex County Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$4,716,200
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$2,613,200
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$2,103,000
Essex County Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units5,833
Occupied Housing Units4,470 (76.6%)
Vacant Housing Units1,363 (23.4%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units3,153 (70.5%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units1,317 (29.5%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)56.1%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)43.9%
Essex County Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt1,770
Second Mortage or HELOC187
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)10
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)177
Second Mortgage & HELOC35
No Mortgage1,383
Essex County Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes3,310 (74.0%)
Single-Family Attached Homes56 (1.3%)
2 Apartments111 (2.5%)
3 or 4 Apartments47 (1.1%)
5 to 9 Apartments141 (3.2%)
10 or More Apartments72 (1.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing733 (16.4%)
Essex County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later10 (0.2%)
2010 to 201375 (1.7%)
2000 to 2009965 (21.6%)
1980 to 19991,458 (32.6%)
1960 to 19791,106 (24.7%)
1940 to 1959386 (8.6%)
1939 or Earlier470 (10.5%)
Essex County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room-
2 or 3 Rooms214 (4.8%)
4 or 5 Rooms1,666 (37.3%)
6 or 7 Rooms1,781 (39.8%)
8 or More Rooms809 (18.1%)
Essex County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom-
1 Bedroom179 (4.0%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms3,323 (74.3%)
4 or More Bedrooms968 (21.7%)
Essex County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities4,470 (100.0%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities4,447 (99.5%)