Morton County, Kansas 1025 Morton St., Elkhart, KS 67950-1116 Phone 1-800-697-4807

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Morton County Appraiser's Office Office Hours: Monday - Friday; 9am - 5pm 1025 Morton, Elkhart, KS 67950 Phone: (620) 697-2106

Classification Chart

According to the Constitution of Kansas, real property will be taxed by classification for ad valorem tax purposes. Following is a listing of these classifications and the percentages of market value or use value (for agricultural land):

Class Percentage of Assessment

R Residential (homes, mobile 11.5% of market value, home apartments, condominium)
A Agricultural Land (used 30% of use value for agricultural purposes)
A Agricultural Improvements (25% of market value)
F Residences on Farm (11.5% of market value home sites)
V Vacant Lots (12% of market value)
O Properties Not Listed as 30% of market value (commercial or residential)
C Businesses or industry (25% of market value)
E Property exempt from taxation 0%
U State assessed utilities (33% of state appraised value)