Erie County

Welcome to the Erie County Auditor's Website


I am confident you will find whatever information you are looking for on our website. My staff and I have made every attempt to make the site user friendly. As your County Auditor, I believe in providing accurate, thorough, helpful and easily accessible data. To that end, this website has been updated and I am confident you will find the website informative and helpful. If for some reason you cannot find what you are looking for or have difficulties navigating the website, please contact my office and my staff will assist you. Our goal is to assist you in being an informed taxpayer in Erie County

My staff and I hope you find the changes and openness in our website as exciting and informative as we do. If you have suggestions or comments regarding the website please contact my office by email at or by telephone at (419) 627-7746. The Auditor's Office will make every attempt to respond to your inquiry within two business days of being contacted.

Rick Jeffrey
Erie County Auditor

News and Announcements

October 25, 2019
Weights and Measures presentation at Meadowlawn School

On Friday, October 25, Meadowlawn School in Perkins Township, had a school-wide launch to promote the concept of Systems to their students. They invited presenters to speak on these topics: businesses, community workers, school employees, government employees, or any part of a system of workers. Jeff Fantozzi our Weights and Measures inspector was invited to present. Jeff brought his Gasoline proover, weights, scales, county seals, and handouts that helped the 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students learn about his job and our Erie County Auditor’s office. Thank you Jeff for representing us and sharing the knowledge to the students.


September 17, 2019
November 5, 2019 General Election Levy Calculator

Upcoming levy calculations can be seen by using the link below or by selecting the “Levies” tab on any parcel search.

Click here — How Will Upcoming Levies Affect Your Taxes — to learn more.

September 13, 2019
Northwest Ohio Weights and Measures Inspector Meeting held 9/12/19

Rick Jeffrey, the Erie County Auditor and Jeff Fantozzi, Weights and Measures Inspector welcomed Inspectors and Auditor’s from surrounding counties of Sandusky, Ottawa, Seneca, Crawford, Lorain, Cuyahoga, Marian, Van Wert, Wood and Wyandot to our building on September 12th, 2019. This forum provided education and networking on the current issues and new processes in their professional field.

The Auditor’s Office per Ohio Revised Code, is the Sealer of Weights and Measures for the entire County, maintaining “Equity in the Marketplace,” thus protecting both buyer and seller from possible loss which may occur from faulty measuring devices, such as scales, scanners, retail motor fuel dispensers and meters. The Auditor is charged with the legal responsibility of ensuring that all State and National Laws relating to Weights and Measures are strictly enforced.

County Inspectors/Sealers are certified by the Ohio Department of Agriculture and must maintain the required Minimum Training Requirements established by the State. Inspectors must pass all National Institute of Standards and Technology test to attain certification, and 18 credit hours of training are mandatory for inspectors who have completed their training for maintaining certification each year.

Erie County tested 3143 devices which included 1068 gas pumps. They package checked 2033 items, and verified price in 218 establishments for 16,415 items in 2018.

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August 29, 2019

Rick Jeffrey, Erie County Auditor and the financial staff members of all Erie County’s Departments were awarded the Auditor of State Award with Distinction for Fiscal Year 2018. Lori Brodie, Northwest Regional Liaison for Keith Faber, Ohio Auditor of State presented the award. As the award reads: “This award is presented for excellence in financial reporting related to the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report and compliance with applicable laws for the fiscal year ended 2018. Your exemplary reporting serves as the standard for clean, accountable government, representing the highest level of service to Ohioans.”

Read the rest of the press release here.


August 29, 2019
County Office Closures

The Erie County Auditor and the other county offices located at 247 Columbus Avenue will all be closed on Labor day-Monday, September 2, 2019.

August 5, 2019
Erie County Fair

The Erie County Auditor’s Staff will be at the Erie County Fair on Tuesday, August 6th thru Friday, August 9th from 11 am until 2 pm in the Heritage Barn. Please stop by and see us.

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Property Values
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Important Dates
  • Real Estate Tax Due Dates:
    First Half - February 15, 2019
    Second Half - July 12, 2019
    Manufactured Home Tax Due Dates:
    First Half - March 15, 2019
    Second Half - August 9, 2019
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Tax Savings Programs
These programs may reduce your tax bill.

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Levies and Taxes
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Property Transfers
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  • Accounting (419) 627-6652
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GIS parcel shapefile last updated 12/4/2019 10:11:58 PM.
The CAMA data presented on this website is current as of 12/5/2019 9:02:49 PM.