Office of the Teller County Assessor

PO Box 1008 / 101 W. Bennett Ave.   Cripple Creek, CO 80813
Phone: 719.689.2941  Fax: 719.689.0988


Teller County Assessor's Office

"We Value Teller County"

Contact Info

Location:Teller County Courthouse - 101 W. Bennett Ave.  Cripple Creek, CO 80813
Mailing Address: PO Box 1008  Cripple Creek, CO 80813
Phone:  719-689-2941     Fax: 719-689-0988
Office Hours: 8 am to 4:30 pm   Monday - Friday (except Holidays)

*Important: Please call ahead of time to set an appointment with our office for manufactured home paperwork. This includes all title transfers, purges, moves, and destroyed manufactured homes.
Appointments will be available only on Tuesdays and Thursdays due to paperwork that needs to be prepared in advance.

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David Colt Simmons
Colt Simmons - Assessor

The office of the Assessor is established under Section 8 Article XIV of the Colorado Constitution.
According to Title 30 of the Colorado Revised Statutes, the duties of the Assessor are to:  
• Certify total valuation for assessment of all taxable property in Teller County  
• Certify a list of owners of record for taxable real and personal property, when required  
• Discover omitted assessable property  
• Designate property in any municipality  
• Receive appropriate documents and maintain accurate records

The Assessor’s office is comprised of land administration professionals, appraisers, and data analysts who are dedicated to serving the public and achieving the proper determination of property values to ensure fair and equitable property taxation.

Vision for Teller County Assessor's Office
Protect property rights by ensuring fair and equitable taxation through fair and equitable property valuations

Mission for Teller County Assessor's Office
Serve the citizens and property owners of Teller County by:  
• Communicating  
• Informing  
 • Educating

The Assessor’s office is a fine team of Appraisers, Data Analysts, Title Administrators and a Cartographer that is responsible for the administration and valuation of close to 26,000 parcels of land.

Our office will be in the field doing sales confirmations for sales that occurred between 7/1/20 - 6/30/22 across Teller County.

 Please note that our data collection process is done from the exterior only. If you have a conditional issue that needs to be addressed, please call our office to make an appointment. This is for both your comfort and our employee safety. 

Our staff will be in a white Jeep with the Teller County Assessor logo on the side. They wear lemon-lime colored vests, sometimes a hat with the county logo, and their employee badge. If you have any questions or concerns, please call our office at: 719-689-2941.

Assessor Field Inspectors


2020 Residential Qualified Sales Map         2020 Vacant Land Qualified Sales Map

Teller County Assessor Listens (TCAL) 2021 Reappraisal PowerPoint Presentation
TCAL 2021 Reappraisal PowerPoint Presentation

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