PVA: Over $10 million in property taxes generated

Russell County’s current 2022 taxable assessment comes in at over $1 billion and will generate more than $10.1 million in real property taxes, according to the Russell County PVA’s Office.

There are approximately 22,300 parcels in Russell County with 17,000 of them classified as residential, 4,140 are farms, 850 are commercial and 310 properties are tax exempt, including federally-owned Wolf Creek Dam at more than $500 million.

In just the past 12 years, Russell County’s tax roll has increased 33 percent.

The total fair cash value of all properties in the county, including those exempt, total nearly $2.25 billion.