Ottumwa Property Records (Iowa)

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Ottumwa Property Records Offices

Get Property Records from 3 Offices in Ottumwa, IA

Wapello County Assessor's Office 101 West 4th Street Ottumwa, IA 52501 641-683-0085 Directions

Wapello County Recorder of Deeds 101 West 4th Street Ottumwa, IA 52501 641-683-0045 Directions

Wapello County Treasurer's Office 101 West 4th Street Ottumwa, IA 52501 641-683-0040 Directions

Ottumwa Property Records Databases

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Ottumwa Home & Property Tax Statistics

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

Ottumwa Home Values
Median Home Value$73,400
Median Rental Cost (per month)$639
Ottumwa Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$1,377
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$1,403
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$1,319
Ottumwa Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$11,719,800
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$6,836,500
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$4,883,300
Ottumwa Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units11,168
Occupied Housing Units9,998 (89.5%)
Vacant Housing Units1,170 (10.5%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units6,686 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units3,312 (33.1%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)57.9%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)42.1%
Ottumwa Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt3,872
Second Mortage or HELOC221
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)32
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)189
Second Mortgage & HELOC-
No Mortgage2,814
Ottumwa Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes7,872 (78.7%)
Single-Family Attached Homes119 (1.2%)
2 Apartments286 (2.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments242 (2.4%)
5 to 9 Apartments401 (4.0%)
10 or More Apartments718 (7.2%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing360 (3.6%)
Ottumwa Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later-
2010 to 201387 (0.9%)
2000 to 2009469 (4.7%)
1980 to 1999780 (7.8%)
1960 to 19792,108 (21.1%)
1940 to 19592,725 (27.3%)
1939 or Earlier3,829 (38.3%)
Ottumwa Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room260 (2.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms826 (8.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms4,658 (46.6%)
6 or 7 Rooms2,909 (29.1%)
8 or More Rooms1,345 (13.5%)
Ottumwa Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom293 (2.9%)
1 Bedroom1,090 (10.9%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms7,271 (72.7%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,344 (13.4%)
Ottumwa Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities9,969 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities9,885 (98.9%)