Land Use

  • Applications are accepted from September 1 through November 1 for the following year's assessment.
  • Applications will not be accepted if there are delinquent taxes on the parcel.
  • Agriculture horticulture, open space (public use) requires a minimum of 5 acres.
  • Forest use requires a minimum of 20 acres.
  • There is a $20 application fee.
  • For new parcels, $20 plus $0.20 per acre.
  • This is a deferred tax.
  • There are an estimated 3,200 parcels that qualify for the Land Use Program.