Table 35

1997 ASSESSED AND ACTUAL VALUE OF ALL TAXABLE PROPERTY

AND COMPUTATION OF THE 1997 STATE PROPERTY TAX LEVY

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    Real Property

                         Assessed Value                       Property    Actual
        County             Local              State          Total       Ratio      Value         
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Adams              788,876,665      28,103,883      816,980,548   94    870,053,832
Asotin             690,073,199       2,019,556      692,092,755   86    808,519,574
Benton           5,478,350,070      40,114,765    5,518,464,835   90  6,118,031,968
Chelan           3,720,710,864      25,084,282    3,745,795,146   85  4,422,426,383
Clallam          3,387,880,424       6,006,147    3,393,886,571   93  3,669,066,563

Clark           17,789,384,647      40,680,074   17,830,064,721   96 18,631,206,605
Columbia           194,111,858       1,263,090      195,374,948   87    225,606,176
Cowlitz          5,335,507,534      38,365,625    5,373,873,159   89  6,051,658,963
Douglas          1,538,089,240       5,628,679    1,543,717,919   91  1,702,004,321
Ferry              245,457,329       2,846,281      248,303,610   82    302,440,451

Franklin         1,582,231,664      21,223,060    1,603,454,724   91  1,771,773,176
Garfield           114,264,987         356,774      114,621,761   93    123,648,070
Grant            2,883,193,601      18,961,074    2,902,154,675   85  3,410,287,515
Grays Harbor     2,951,300,098       8,968,098    2,960,268,196   90  3,300,187,509
Island           5,663,134,631       9,297,410    5,672,432,041  100  5,672,432,041

Jefferson        2,103,708,030       2,463,263    2,106,171,293   94  2,242,993,922
King           123,132,328,210     544,098,394  123,676,426,604   90 136,810,206,420
Kitsap          11,700,343,645      15,348,089   11,715,691,734   90 13,090,158,362
Kittitas         1,514,820,610      18,647,008    1,533,467,618   82  1,863,265,635
Klickitat          891,670,402      27,911,865      919,582,267   92  1,002,815,995

Lewis            2,893,001,070      64,245,390    2,957,246,460   88  3,379,710,240
Lincoln            501,730,440      17,600,296      519,330,736   85    610,259,384
Mason            2,924,158,951       2,384,415    2,926,543,366   83  3,534,472,664
Okanogan         1,585,622,777       5,750,884    1,591,373,661   76  2,093,912,712
Pacific          1,279,804,760         950,163    1,280,754,923   86  1,489,249,910

Pend Oreille       619,790,327         722,710      620,513,037   75    830,673,410
Pierce          31,633,733,927      99,879,521   31,733,613,448   92 34,380,946,314
San Juan         2,676,313,924               0    2,676,313,924   94  2,856,258,190
Skagit           5,978,183,042      32,452,324    6,010,635,366   94  6,394,292,943
Skamania           475,414,698      14,257,054      489,671,752   80    615,165,518

Snohomish       31,984,977,128     115,127,011   32,100,104,139   88 36,312,334,999
Spokane         15,941,643,108      87,416,426   16,029,059,534   86 18,638,441,319
Stevens          1,428,663,639      10,646,061    1,439,309,700   89  1,619,021,035
Thurston        10,169,477,893      54,952,558   10,224,430,451   93 11,029,590,562
Wahkiakum          164,423,670         458,643      164,882,313   78    211,930,994

Walla Walla      2,206,923,600      24,565,755    2,231,489,355   89  2,501,669,680
Whatcom          9,584,003,190      34,826,082    9,618,829,272   89 10,819,830,452
Whitman          1,310,518,910      16,496,487    1,327,015,397   87  1,530,582,926
Yakima           7,594,106,288      35,505,760    7,629,612,048   88  8,630,782,860

State Total    322,657,929,050   1,475,624,957  324,133,554,007   90 359,567,909,591

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                                  Personal Property

                         Assessed Value                       Property    Actual
County             Local              State          Total      Ratio      Value         
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Adams               73,011,239     54,406,015     127,417,254   68     187,654,277
Asotin              15,949,640      9,009,055      24,958,695   41      60,579,357
Benton             364,956,410    152,355,652     517,312,062   86     602,225,916
Chelan             139,446,093     77,433,324     216,879,417   93     232,204,943
Clallam            192,166,686     41,628,614     233,795,300  100     234,263,828

Clark              761,930,640    307,939,203   1,069,869,843   90   1,192,720,003
Columbia            18,924,816     15,031,896      33,956,712   92      36,749,688
Cowlitz            550,093,671    136,173,163     686,266,834  100     686,266,834
Douglas             72,215,822     31,563,428     103,779,250   97     107,543,264
Ferry               19,146,963     14,490,204      33,637,167   66      50,734,792

Franklin           170,516,132     75,521,091     246,037,223   85     288,099,793
Garfield            14,934,347      7,926,788      22,861,135  100      22,861,135
Grant              354,112,646     74,298,967     428,411,613   89     482,445,510
Grays Harbor                 0     47,266,627      47,266,627   79      59,529,757
Island              42,232,069     93,116,351     135,348,420   84     161,900,024

Jefferson           37,629,575     41,952,381      79,581,956   94      84,661,655
King             7,561,957,516  3,510,103,116  11,072,060,632   92  12,074,220,973
Kitsap             561,294,059    292,789,956     854,084,015   96     889,670,849
Kittitas            74,989,622     77,037,800     152,027,422   86     177,394,891
Klickitat           64,925,302     66,716,373     131,641,675   97     136,416,244

Lewis              211,389,851    319,934,507     531,324,358   98     539,963,778
Lincoln             57,752,438     83,361,949     141,114,387   88     161,089,483
Mason              121,894,100     26,235,041     148,129,141   80     184,469,665
Okanogan           129,466,324     38,705,922     168,172,246   93     180,830,372
Pacific             82,821,497     24,295,516     107,117,013  100     107,117,013

Pend Oreille        19,103,100     11,127,896      30,230,996   83      36,335,332
Pierce           1,319,885,087    727,973,145   2,047,858,232  100   2,058,148,977
San Juan            56,513,742      5,380,593      61,894,335   78      79,453,575
Skagit             430,584,362    213,503,175     644,087,537   90     715,652,819
Skamania            30,907,859     57,870,579      88,778,438   90      98,423,989

Snohomish        2,225,648,520    600,950,071   2,826,598,591   96   2,935,201,029
Spokane            953,164,500    729,446,741   1,682,611,241   97   1,727,526,941
Stevens             85,357,636    199,773,541     285,131,177   97     293,646,938
Thurston           424,247,207    271,871,807     696,119,014   88     795,564,587
Wahkiakum           22,191,160      7,667,391      29,858,551   94      31,764,416

Walla Walla        117,854,614    160,035,086     277,889,700   98     282,695,524
Whatcom            410,022,341    349,159,503     759,181,844   98     776,259,554
Whitman            121,283,370    171,958,174     293,241,544   90     325,462,313
Yakima             467,149,091    270,661,531     737,810,622   95     780,751,981

State Total     18,377,670,047  9,396,672,172  27,774,342,219   93  29,878,502,020

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                                                    1996 Rate   Assessed			
          Combined     Total Actual    1996 State   As Applied  Value All   Percent	
          Indicated    Value of All     Property   to Local Tax Property    of Tax	
County      Ratio    Taxable Property   Tax Levy1     Base 2   (Local Base)  Base 	
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Adams         89.3    1,057,708,109       3,354,398  3.552      944,397,802   0.27
Asotin        82.5      869,098,930       2,756,246  3.844      717,051,450   0.20
Benton        89.8    6,720,257,884      21,312,516  3.531    6,035,776,897   1.72
Chelan        85.1    4,654,631,326      14,761,622  3.725    3,962,674,563   1.13
Clallam       92.9    3,903,330,391      12,378,958  3.412    3,627,681,871   1.03

Clark         95.3   19,823,926,608      62,869,278  3.326   18,899,934,564   5.37
Columbia      87.4      262,355,864         832,031  3.628      229,331,660   0.07
Cowlitz       89.9    6,737,925,797      21,368,548  3.526    6,060,139,993   1.72
Douglas       91.0    1,809,547,585       5,738,770  3.483    1,647,497,169   0.47
Ferry         79.8      353,175,243       1,120,054  3.973      281,940,777   0.08

Franklin      89.8    2,059,872,968       6,532,648  3.532    1,849,491,947   0.53
Garfield      93.8      146,509,205         464,637  3.380      137,482,896   0.04
Grant         85.6    3,892,733,025      12,345,350  3.707    3,330,566,288   0.95
Grays Harbo   89.5    3,359,717,266      10,654,953  3.543    3,007,534,823   0.85
Island        99.5    5,834,332,065      18,502,906  3.186    5,807,780,461   1.65

Jefferson     93.9    2,327,655,578       7,381,889  3.377    2,185,753,249   0.62
King          90.5  148,884,427,393     472,169,650  3.504  134,748,487,236  38.29
Kitsap        89.9   13,979,829,211      44,335,403  3.527   12,569,775,749   3.57
Kittitas      82.6    2,040,660,527       6,471,718  3.840    1,685,495,040   0.48
Klickitat     92.3    1,139,232,238       3,612,943  3.437    1,051,223,942   0.30

Lewis         89.0    3,919,674,018      12,430,790  3.563    3,488,570,818   0.99
Lincoln       85.6      771,348,867       2,446,243  3.704      660,445,123   0.19
Mason         82.7    3,718,942,329      11,794,193  3.836    3,074,672,507   0.87
Okanogan      77.4    2,274,743,084       7,214,083  4.100    1,759,545,907   0.50
Pacific       86.9    1,596,366,923       5,062,692  3.648    1,387,871,936   0.39

Pend Oreill   75.1      867,008,741       2,749,617  4.225      650,744,033   0.18
Pierce        92.7   36,439,095,291     115,562,354  3.421   33,781,471,680   9.60
San Juan      93.3    2,935,711,765       9,310,269  3.400    2,738,208,259   0.78
Skagit        93.6    7,109,945,761      22,548,366  3.388    6,654,722,903   1.89
Skamania      81.1      713,589,507       2,263,066  3.912      578,450,190   0.16

Snohomish     89.0   39,247,536,028     124,468,997  3.564   34,926,702,730   9.92
Spokane       87.0   20,365,968,260      64,588,300  3.647   17,711,670,775   5.03
Stevens       90.2    1,912,667,973       6,065,804  3.518    1,724,440,877   0.49
Thurston      92.4   11,825,155,149      37,502,105  3.434   10,920,549,465   3.10
Wahkiakum     79.9      243,695,410         772,852  3.969      194,740,864   0.06

Walla Walla   90.1    2,784,365,204       8,830,290  3.519    2,509,379,055   0.71
Whatcom       89.5   11,596,090,006      36,775,651  3.544   10,378,011,116   2.95
Whitman       87.3    1,856,045,239       5,886,232  3.633    1,620,256,941   0.46
Yakima        88.9    9,411,534,841      29,847,588  3.567    8,367,422,670   2.38

State Total   90.4  389,446,411,611   1,235,084,011  3.510  351,907,896,226 100.00
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1   Total actual value of taxable property is multiplied by the statewide
    levy rate of $3.177706 per $1,000 of actual value.
2   Approximate actual state levy rate (dollars per $1,000 assessed value)
    based on local assessment levels.