Tax Data Series

Real Property

Taxable Value of Real Property by Class of Property and County
Calendar Year 1985

All real property (except railroad property) in Ohio is classified by county auditors into one of five categories, depending on the property's highest or best probable use or current use for certain agricultural property. These categories are residential, agricultural, industrial, commercial (includes public utility real property), and mineral.

In calendar year 1985, the total taxable value of all real property in Ohio was approximately $72,245 million. Of this amount, $47,172 million or 65.3% was classified as residential property, $5,881 million or 8.1% was classified as agricultural property, $5,020 million or 7.0% was classified as industrial property, $14,002 million or 19.4% was classified as commercial property, and $170 million or 0.2% was classified as mineral property.

These figures are taken from real property abstracts filed by county auditors with the Ohio Department of Taxation.