Kern County Real Estate Tax (California)


The Kern County Assessor's Office determines the appraisal value of the taxable property in their jurisdiction in order to assess the property taxes owed by residents in Kern County, CA. Assessors maintain a number of documents related to Kern County real estate taxes, including records on real estate tax assessments, property appraisals, and property tax payments. They may also provide information on foreclosures, tax liens, and historical property taxes. Assessors are sometimes responsible for providing information on Kern County real estate tax deductions, as well as information on the current and former owners, the property's size and location, and any zone or use regulations. These records, including transfers of property ownership, can be important resources for property owners or potential buyers of a property. These Kern County real estate tax records may be available on the Assessor Office website.

Kern County Assessor Ridgecrest CA 400 North China Lake Boulevard 93555 760-384-5834

Kern County Assessor Lake Isabella CA 7050 Lake Isabella Boulevard 93240 661-868-6364

Kern County Assessor's Office Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3485


The Kern County Town and City Hall provides municipal services for their community, including maintaining real estate tax records and providing property tax services in Kern County. In some areas, the Town or City Hall manages property taxes, including keeping records on property tax assessments, records of paid and unpaid real estate taxes, and property appraisal values. They may also have Kern County public records on property ownership, paid and unpaid property taxes, tax liens, and foreclosures. Real estate records can establish the former and current property owners, the value of the property, and the taxes owed, which can be important for prospective Kern County buyers. Town and City Halls provide access to many of these records on their website.

Arvin City Hall Arvin CA 200 Campus Drive 93203 661-854-3134

Bakersfield City Hall Bakersfield CA 1600 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-326-3767

California City City Hall California CA 21000 Hacienda Boulevard 93505 760-373-8661

Delano City Hall Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-721-9985

Maricopa City Hall Maricopa CA 400 California Street 93252 661-769-8279

McFarland City Hall McFarland CA 401 West Kern Avenue 93250 661-792-2121

Ridgecrest City Hall Ridgecrest CA 100 West California Avenue 93555 760-499-5040

Shafter City Hall Shafter CA 336 Pacific Avenue 93263 661-746-5000

Taft City Hall Taft CA 209 East Kern Street 93268 661-763-1222

Tehachapi City Hall Tehachapi CA 115 South Robinson Street 93561 661-822-2200

Wasco City Hall Wasco CA 764 E Street 93280 661-758-7200


The Kern County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county or local government in Kern County, California. As part of their responsibilities, they keep detailed records on Kern County real estate taxes. These records include Kern County property tax assessments, real estate appraisal values, and ownership information for current and prior owners. Some may also provide information about unpaid property taxes, Kern County tax liens, foreclosures, or real estate tax deductions. Kern County Clerks also have records that describe the property and its size, the history of any property transfers and the price, as well as zone and use information. The Clerk Office may provide access to real estate tax documents on its website.

Delano Clerk Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-720-2228

Kern County Clerk Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3590


The Kern County Recorder of Deeds is responsible for keeping a range of real estate tax documents for a county or local government in Kern County, CA. Their office ensures the accuracy of Kern County real estate tax records as well as property and land records. Recorders of Deeds have records on real estate taxes such as Kern County property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, and foreclosures. These documents contain information on previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property and its size, any real estate tax deductions, and the history of the property's sales and prices. Kern County Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their real estate tax documents.

Kern County Recorder of Deeds Bakersfield CA 1655 Chester Avenue 93301 661-868-6400


The Kern County Treasurer and Tax Collector Office is charged with collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds, which mainly come in the form of real estate taxes in Kern County, California. Their office maintains a number of real estate-related records, including Kern County real estate tax assessments, property appraisals, and property ownership records. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep records on tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments, as well as property transfer and sale documents such as Kern County titles and deeds. These records can establish the former and current owners of a property, the value of the property, and the taxes owed. Kern County Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices may provide online access to their real estate tax records.

Kern County Treasurer-Tax Collector's Office Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3490