Table 28

POPERTY TAX RATIOS BY COUNTY

Assessment Years, 1996-1997

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                   Real            Personal          Indicated*
County          1996    1997     1996    1997        1996   1997
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Adams           92.3    93.9      92.7   67.9        92.4   89.3
Asotin          74.7    85.6      74.8   41.2        74.7   82.5
Benton          88.0    90.2      90.7   85.9        88.2   89.8
Chelan          82.1    84.7      90.5   93.4        82.5   85.1
Clallam         88.4    92.5      96.4   99.8        88.9   92.9

Clark           98.1    95.7      91.8   89.7        97.7   95.3
Columbia        81.7    86.6      88.7   92.4        82.7   87.4
Cowlitz         89.9    88.8     100.0  100.0        90.8   89.9
Douglas         91.9    90.7      85.4   96.5        91.5   91.0
Ferry           89.7    82.1      82.8   66.3        88.8   79.8

Franklin        88.3    90.5      92.8   85.4        88.9   89.8
Garfield        95.2    92.7      86.4  100.0        93.7   93.8
Grant           87.1    85.1      85.2   88.8        86.8   85.6
Grays Harbor    87.4    89.7      93.1   79.4        87.9   89.5
Island          99.4   100.0      90.4   83.6        99.1   99.5

Jefferson       92.0    93.9     100.0   94.0        92.3   93.9
King            91.2    90.4     100.0   91.7        91.9   90.5
Kitsap          89.9    89.5     100.0   96.0        90.4   89.9
Kittitas        84.8    95.3      88.0   85.7        85.1   82.6
Klickitat       80.0    91.7      91.3   96.5        81.5   92.3

Lewis           86.8    87.5      91.4   98.4        87.5   89.0
Lincoln         90.4    85.1      89.7   87.6        90.3   85.6
Mason           85.9    82.8      98.3   80.3        86.4   82.7
Okanogan        79.5    76.0      85.8   93.0        80.1   77.4
Pacific         79.9    86.0      88.8  100.0        80.5   86.9

Pend Oreille    73.0    74.7      89.4   83.2        73.6   75.1
Pierce          90.2    92.3      94.4   99.5        90.5   92.7
San Juan        96.1    93.7      91.9   77.9        96.0   93.3
Skagit          91.6    94.0      98.7   90.0        92.3   93.6
Skamania        84.0    79.6      97.6   90.2        86.0   81.1

Snohomish       89.6    88.4      90.8   96.3        89.7   89.0
Spokane         87.6    86.0      94.8   97.4        88.2   87.0
Stevens         86.0    88.9      99.5   97.1        88.4   90.2
Thurston        88.7    92.7      95.5   87.5        89.2   92.4
Wahkiakum       76.7    77.8      97.8   94.0        79.6   79.9

Walla Walla     86.1    89.2      95.1   98.3        87.0   90.1
Whatcom         87.0    88.9      98.3   97.8        87.8   89.5
Whitman         74.0    86.7      85.0   90.1        76.1   87.3
Yakima          84.1    88.4      93.8   94.5        84.9   88.9

STATEWIDE       90.0    90.1      95.9   93.0        90.5   90.4

*The indicated, or combined indicated, ratio is the total
assessed value divided by total true and fair value.