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Storm Damage


Please see this press release: County assists with clean up efforts following damaging wind storm.


You may also find this Disaster Relief Fact Sheet helpful.


If you wish to report storm damage please click here


The St. Louis County Assessor is responsible for equalization of assessments throughout St. Louis County, including the City of Duluth.  The Department accomplishes this mission by listing, classifying, and valuing all real property and personal property subject to the property tax.  Most of the activities performed by the Department are requirements of State law.

Department of Revenue Property Tax Refund Program news release 

Homeowner's and Renter's Property Tax Refund Program Information

Follow this link to look up information about any property in St. Louis County, including the City of Duluth

Click here for information about property taxes

Scroll to the bottom of this page for Assessment Change Maps

  • Classification and Value:  The main responsibilities of the Assessor: 

Judging Accuracy & Fairness
Assessor Responsibilities
Homestead Classification
Market Value
Measuring the Level of Assessment
Property Tax Exemption
  • Assessment Information:  Find information about individual properties, assessment changes, and boards of appeal and equalization:

Parcel Info Look-up
Parcel Layer Map
Local Board of Appeal and Equalization and Open Book Meetings
Property Details Search 

  • Special Programs:  Learn more about Special Programs that may reduce your property tax:

Disability Homestead
Disabled Veterans Market Value Exclusion
Disaster Relief
Green Acres
Managed Forest Lands
Property Tax Refund
Rural Preserve
Senior Citizen Deferral
Sustainable Forest Incentive Program


Contact Your Assessor:  If you have a question or concern regarding an assessment issue, your first step is to contact your assessor.

Duluth Assessor's Office
St. Louis County Courthouse
100 N 5th Ave W #212
Duluth MN 55802
Phone: (218) 726-2304

Office hours are 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding major holidays

Virginia Assessor's Office
Northland Office Center
307 1st St S #2R
Virginia MN 55792
Phone: (218) 749-7147

Office hours are 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding major holidays

Ely Assessor's Office

SLC Service Center
Ely MN 55731-1061

Office hours are 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding major holidays

Hibbing Assessor's Office
Hibbing City Hall
401 E 21st St
Hibbing MN 55746
Phone: (218) 262-6089

Office hours are 8 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding major holidays.


Reappraisal Areas for Assessment Year 2017 Affecting Taxes Payable in 2018

See link below for a map of the areas that will be inspected in 2016 for Assessment 2017.

Assessment Change Maps

These maps illustrate the areas of St. Louis County which were reappraised or had other market value changes for the indicated assessment years.