- Property Services
GIS Services in Property Services is responsible for 9-1-1 Addressing in Stearns County areas outside of a municipality, with the exception of the cities of Lake Henry, St Anthony, St Rosa and Rockville.
Learn about the divisions within the Property Services Department.
Ditch & Drainage System
The Ditch Authority manages 19 different drainage systems totaling 81 miles of county ditches.
Geographic Information System (GIS) Data
Stearns County GIS data is available to the public free of charge and without the need for a license agreement.
Property Assessment Services
The County Assessor leads the Property Assessment Services Division and is responsible for the equitable evaluation and classification of property in Stearns County.
The Property Services Recording Division serves as the source of historical property records for the county, in compliance with Minnesota statutes.
The Surveyor's Office is responsible for Public Land Survey System (PLSS) records and monumentation, subdivision and right-of-way plat review, and Torrens application review.