Shelby County Property Records (Iowa)

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Shelby County Property Records Offices

Get Property Records from 3 Offices in Shelby County, IA

Shelby County Assessor's Office 612 Court Street Harlan, IA 51537 712-755-5718 Directions

Shelby County Recorder of Deeds PO Box 67 Harlan, IA 51537 712-755-5640 Directions

Shelby County Soil and Water Conservation 1112 Morningview Drive Harlan, IA 51537 712-755-2417 Directions

Shelby County Property Records Databases

The Shelby County Property Records (Iowa) links below open in a new window and will take you to third party websites that are useful for finding Shelby County public records. Editorial staff monitor and update these links on a frequent basis.

Shelby County Assessment Rolls https://beacon.schneidercorp.com/Application.aspx

Shelby County Assessor Website http://www.shco.org/Departments/Assessor.aspx

Shelby County Building Inspections http://www.shco.org/Departments/PlanningZoning.aspx

Shelby County Building Permits http://www.shco.org/IWantTo/InformationIndex.aspx

Shelby County Campaign Reports https://webapp.iecdb.iowa.gov/PublicView/

Shelby County Codes & Ordinances http://www.shco.org/Departments/PlanningZoning.aspx

Shelby County GIS Maps https://beacon.schneidercorp.com/Application.aspx

Shelby County GIS Maps (Iowa) https://beaconbeta.schneidercorp.com/

Shelby County Property Tax Exemptions http://www.shco.org/Departments/Assessor/ExemptionsCredits.aspx

Shelby County Tax Payments https://www.iowatreasurers.org/parceldetail.php

Shelby County Tax Records https://qpublic.schneidercorp.com/Application.aspx

Shelby County Tax Warrants http://www.shco.org/Departments/Treasurer.aspx

Shelby County Treasurer Website https://www.iowatreasurers.org/treshome.php

Shelby County Treasurer Website (Iowa) http://www.shco.org/Departments/Treasurer.aspx

Shelby County Home & Property Tax Statistics

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

Shelby County Home Values
Median Home Value$111,700
Median Rental Cost (per month)$612
Shelby County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$1,498
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$1,540
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$1,477
Shelby County Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$7,221,300
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$3,822,100
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$3,399,200
Shelby County Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units5,571
Occupied Housing Units5,055 (90.7%)
Vacant Housing Units516 (9.3%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units3,996 (79.1%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units1,059 (20.9%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)51.2%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)48.8%
Shelby County Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt2,047
Second Mortage or HELOC253
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)75
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)178
Second Mortgage & HELOC9
No Mortgage1,949
Shelby County Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes4,448 (88.0%)
Single-Family Attached Homes76 (1.5%)
2 Apartments19 (0.4%)
3 or 4 Apartments211 (4.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments95 (1.9%)
10 or More Apartments129 (2.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing77 (1.5%)
Shelby County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later-
2010 to 201373 (1.4%)
2000 to 2009228 (4.5%)
1980 to 1999593 (11.7%)
1960 to 19791,301 (25.7%)
1940 to 1959809 (16.0%)
1939 or Earlier2,051 (40.6%)
Shelby County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room9 (0.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms164 (3.2%)
4 or 5 Rooms1,150 (22.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms1,909 (37.8%)
8 or More Rooms1,823 (36.1%)
Shelby County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom9 (0.2%)
1 Bedroom256 (5.1%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms3,088 (61.1%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,702 (33.7%)
Shelby County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities5,055 (100.0%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities5,034 (99.6%)