Highlands County Property Records (Florida)

Search for free Highlands County, FL Property Records, including Highlands County property tax assessments, deeds & title records, property ownership, building permits, zoning, land records, GIS maps, and more.


Highlands County Assessor Office

Get Property Records from 1 Assessor Office in Highlands County, FL

Highlands County Appraiser's Office 560 South Commerce Avenue Sebring, FL 33870 863-402-6659 Directions


Highlands County Recorder Of Deeds

Get Property Records from 1 Recorder Of Deeds in Highlands County, FL

Highlands County Recorder of Deeds 590 South Commerce Avenue Sebring, FL 33870 863-402-6564 Directions


Highlands County Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices

Get Property Records from 3 Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices in Highlands County, FL

Highlands County Tax Collector 11 North Pine Avenue Lake Placid, FL 33852 863-402-6685 Directions

Highlands County Tax Collector 116 East Main Street Avon Park, FL 33825 863-402-6685 Directions

Highlands County Tax Collector's Office 540 South Commerce Avenue Sebring, FL 33870 863-402-6685 Directions


Highlands County Building Departments

Get Property Records from 4 Building Departments in Highlands County, FL

Highlands County Planning Department 501 South Commerce Avenue Sebring, FL 33870 863-402-6650 Directions

Avon Park Building Department 123 East Pine Street Avon Park, FL 33825 863-452-4402 Directions

Avon Park Planning and Zoning Department 110 East Main Street Avon Park, FL 33825 863-452-2039 Directions

Sebring Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits 368 South Commerce Avenue Sebring, FL 33870 863-471-5102 Directions


Highlands County Code Enforcement Offices

Get Property Records from 2 Code Enforcement Offices in Highlands County, FL

Highlands County Code Enforcement 501 South Commerce Avenue Sebring, FL 33870 863-402-6641 Directions

Avon Park Code Enforcement 304 West Pleasant Street Avon Park, FL 33825 863-452-4401 Directions


Highlands County Soil and Water Conservation

Get Property Records from 1 Soil and Water Conservation in Highlands County, FL

Highlands County Soil and Water Conservation 4505 George Boulevard Sebring, FL 33875 863-402-6545 Directions


Highlands County Property Records Databases

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Highlands County Assessor's Website https://www.hcpao.org/

Highlands County Building Inspections http://www.hcbcc.net/departments/development_services/building.php

Highlands County Building Permits http://hcbcc.net/document/index.php/

Highlands County Clerk County Records http://www.hcclerk.org/Home/Search-Official-Records.aspx

Highlands County Clerk of Courts Website http://www.hcclerk.org/

Highlands County Clerk of The Court Office Tax Records http://records.hcclerk.org/TributeWeb/

Highlands County Codes & Ordinances https://library.municode.com/fl/highlands_county/codes/code_of_ordinances

Highlands County Deed Search https://acclaim.hcclerk.org/search/SearchTypeName

Highlands County GIS Maps https://www.hcpao.org/gis/

Highlands County Maps http://gis.hcbcc.org/pubmap/

Highlands County Property Appraiser Website http://www.hcpao.org/

Highlands County Property Appraiser Website (Florida) http://www.appraiser.co.highlands.fl.us/index.shtml

Highlands County Property Appraiser's Office Property Records http://www.hcpao.org/Search

Highlands County Property Records https://www.hcpao.org/Search#address

Highlands County Property Tax Exemptions https://www.hcpao.org/About/Exemptions

Highlands County Road and Bridge Department County Maps http://www.hcbcc.net/highlandscounty/departments/road_and_bridge/uploads/2012_County_Maintained_Roads_Map_rfs.pdf

Highlands County Tax Collector Tax Records http://www.hctaxcollector.com/taxes/tax-certificate-sale/

Highlands County Tax Collector Tax Records (Florida) https://highlands.county-taxes.com/public

Highlands County Tax Collector Website http://www.hctaxcollector.com/

Highlands County Tax Collector's Office Tax Records https://www.highlands.county-taxes.com/tcb/app/re/accounts

Highlands County Tax Payments https://highlands-fl.mygovonline.com/mod.php

Highlands County Tax Records https://www.hctaxcollector.com/online-record-search/

Highlands County Tax Warrants https://www.hctaxcollector.com/taxes/tax-deed-process/

Highlands Tax Collector Tax Records http://www.hctaxcollector.com/taxes/purchasing-county-held-certificates/

Highlands County Home & Property Tax Statistics

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

Highlands County Home Values
Median Home Value$87,900
Median Rental Cost (per month)$745
Highlands County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$846
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$955
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$781
Highlands County Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$30,395,200
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$14,361,800
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$16,033,400
Highlands County Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units55,502
Occupied Housing Units41,350 (74.5%)
Vacant Housing Units14,152 (25.5%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units30,884 (74.7%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units10,466 (25.3%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)37.6%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)62.4%
Highlands County Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt11,623
Second Mortage or HELOC1,125
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)304
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)821
Second Mortgage & HELOC172
No Mortgage19,261
Highlands County Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes26,301 (63.6%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,646 (4.0%)
2 Apartments1,505 (3.6%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,009 (2.4%)
5 to 9 Apartments919 (2.2%)
10 or More Apartments1,212 (2.9%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing8,758 (21.2%)
Highlands County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later110 (0.3%)
2010 to 2013528 (1.3%)
2000 to 20097,997 (19.3%)
1980 to 199918,752 (45.3%)
1960 to 197910,283 (24.9%)
1940 to 19592,814 (6.8%)
1939 or Earlier866 (2.1%)
Highlands County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room448 (1.1%)
2 or 3 Rooms4,897 (11.8%)
4 or 5 Rooms19,915 (48.2%)
6 or 7 Rooms11,933 (28.9%)
8 or More Rooms4,157 (10.1%)
Highlands County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom530 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom3,296 (8.0%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms34,207 (82.7%)
4 or More Bedrooms3,317 (8.0%)
Highlands County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities41,181 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities41,033 (99.2%)