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Ellensburg, WA 98926-2887
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Kittitas (pronounced 'kit-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
As Assessor it is my responsibility to determine the value of all real and personal
property in Kittitas County and to establish an equitable basis for the levies imposed
by the various taxing districts and additional special levies for which the people
The professional and hard-working Assessor's Office staff deserves a large amount
of the credit in accomplishing the task of establishing equality in assessments
as well as the taxpayers of Kittitas County who have been willing to cooperate in
establishing and maintaining accurate property characteristics.
As your public servant, it is my sincere desire to assist the taxpayers of Kittitas
County in an effective, responsible and courteous manner and I welcome your inquiries
regarding any matter concerning this office.
Mike Hougardy, Kittitas County Assessor
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.