TAX STATISTICS 1999


Table 15

REAL ESTATE EXCISE TAX STATISTICS

State Tax Collections by County - Fiscal Year 1999

Number of Amount of Estimated Value of Sales ($000)
Counties Taxable Sales State Tax* FY 1998 FY 1999 % Change
Adams 773 $361,541 $31,458 $28,245 (10.2)
Asotin 1,095 555,059 44,228 43,364 (2.0)
Benton 6,572 5,212,068 403,131 407,193 1.0
Chelan 4,105 3,704,253 254,041 289,395 13.9
Clallam 4,212 3,200,981 213,767 250,077 17.0
Clark 18,501 24,787,846 1,884,883 1,936,550 2.7
Columbia 384 197,732 9,542 15,448 61.9
Cowlitz 5,061 3,811,525 259,269 297,775 14.9
Douglas 1,829 1,562,015 81,130 122,032 50.4
Ferry 706 209,274 14,447 16,350 13.2
Franklin 2,027 1,221,828 106,254 95,455 (10.2)
Garfield 186 98,212 6,076 7,673 26.3
Grant 4,305 2,709,443 193,094 211,675 9.6
Grays Harbor 4,580 2,506,443 258,002 195,816 (24.1)
Island 5,017 5,219,341 353,649 407,761 15.3
Jefferson 2,427 1,989,784 145,023 155,452 7.2
King 72,718 180,461,137 13,636,156 14,098,526 3.4
Kitsap 11,601 14,213,039 817,040 1,110,394 35.9
Kittitas 2,246 1,806,251 124,997 141,113 12.9
Klickitat 1,589 922,516 71,306 72,072 1.1
Lewis 4,028 2,579,993 188,522 201,562 6.9
Lincoln 1,016 352,926 23,260 27,572 18.5
Mason 4,110 2,621,993 159,122 204,843 28.7
Okanogan 2,830 1,661,992 108,800 129,843 19.3
Pacific 2,102 1,763,110 69,595 137,743 97.9
Pend Oreille 1,098 405,823 39,351 31,705 (19.4)
Pierce 31,605 41,285,798 2,773,046 3,225,453 16.3
San Juan 1,982 2,999,547 189,338 234,340 23.8
Skagit 5,946 6,915,481 497,255 540,272 8.7
Skamania 645 380,269 34,322 29,709 (13.4)
Snohomish 28,654 55,032,473 3,883,636 4,299,412 10.7
Spokane 19,919 17,896,874 1,213,472 1,398,193 15.2
Stevens 3,225 1,423,830 116,113 111,237 (4.2)
Thurston 10,158 11,463,685 759,187 895,600 18.0
Wahkiakum 297 2,073,080 13,286 161,959 $1,119.0
Walla Walla 2,319 1,928,463 144,332 150,661 4.4
Whatcom 9,768 10,286,894 827,826 803,664 (2.9)
Whitman 1,576 1,053,069 73,299 82,271 12.2
Yakima 8,678 6,152,294 459,182 480,648 4.7
TOTAL 289,890 $423,027,883 $30,481,923 $33,049,055 8.4
*Includes 1.0% retained for collection costs but excludes locally levied real estate excise taxes.