Office Hours and Locations


The Jackson County Assessor's Office is now located in the Jackson County Courthouse Annex (Keller Building) at 106 North Street, W. in Ripley.  The Office is open Monday thru Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m and from 9:00 a.m. to noon on Saturdays during the months of July and August. 


Phone Numbers


Real Estate (304) 373-2240 and Personal Property  (304) 373-2230



Visit the Assessor's Office

If you, or an organization such as a school group would like to visit the Assessor's Office, please feel free to call us and we'll be happy to schedule a tour.  We enjoy sharing with you, how your government works.  To schedule a visit, call (304) 373-2241.



Important Dates To Remember


July 1 - Property is assessed to the owner of record on July 1 for real estate and personal property.  Applications for Farm Use, Managed Timber, and Homestead Exemption can begin to be accepted.


September 1 - WV Farm Use Application due in Assessor's Office.   Application for Managed Timberland due at the State Tax Department in Charleston.  First half taxes due with a 2 1/2% discount in effect.  New farm decals are to be on vehicles.  Business Personal Property Returns are due.


October 1 - Personal Property Assessment Returns due in Assessor's Office. Dogs tags must be purchased from the Assessor's Office by October 1. Mobile Home Park owners' lists due in the Assessor's Office.  


December 1 - Homestead Exemption application period ends.


January 31 - Appeals to the Assessor on value must be completed.


February - Board of Equalization and Review meets to hear appeals of assessed value. Appointments are required and must be made with the County Commission office.


March 1 - Second half taxes are due with a 2 1/2% discount in effect.


July 15 - The Sheriff's Office is required by law to mail property tax tickets.