County Assessor & Court House
227 South 6th Street
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501

Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday - Friday

Phone Numbers

Office: 712.328.5617
Fax: 712.328.4841

The Assessor’s Office is a separate government entity established to classify and value all property within the jurisdiction of Pottawattamie County for tax purposes. In addition, this office processes applications for certain tax saving exemptions, completes all mandated state reports as well as addresses all assessment related inquires and explains how assessments are determined. The Pottawattamie County Assessor’s office is dedicated to providing professional accurate collection of and analysis of property data to insure a fair and equitable value setting outcome.

Pottawattamie County Assessor’s Web Site

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Pottawattamie County Emergency Notification System

Pottawattamie Alert is the countywide emergency notification system serving all residents within Pottawattamie County and its communities.

Part of the Alert Iowa System, Pottawattamie Alert is a high-speed notification and weather warning service. This no-charge service is available to businesses and residents of Pottawattamie County and its Communities that allows public officials to warn citizens of pending emergencies, critical public information during disasters, recommended protective actions, and provides automated severe weather warnings tailored to your preferences. The system can also be used to provide other important information to communities.