Franklin County Assessor

Mission Statement
To provide fair, accurate and equitable assessments to all property owners in Franklin County.

As Assessor of Franklin County, I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to our website. This site has been prepared to help you better understand the functions of the Assessor's Office. My goal is to provide you, the property owner and taxpayer, with information that will assist you in understanding the assessment process.

As Assessor, it is my responsibility to insure that all real property is treated fairly and equitably in accordance with Iowa law. My staff and I are committed to serving you efficiently and professionally. Please contact a staff member or myself with questions regarding your assessed value or other matters relating to your assessment.

Gwana Wirtjes

Online Real Estate Website
The Beacon Real Estate Website allows the public to search for information about property in Franklin County, Iowa. Certain sections of the website are restricted to paid subscribers only. You may obtain a subscription through the Assessor's Office for the following fees: 1 week for $25, 1 month for $50, and 1 year is $350.

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Assessor Information


Assessor Contact Information

Franklin County Courthouse
12 - 1st Ave. NW
PO Box 575
Hampton, Iowa 50441

Phone: 641-456-5118
Fax: 641-456-6005

Office Hours:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday - Friday


Chief Deputy Assessor

Field Appraiser

Appraisal Clerk