Location of property in the county determines the jurisdictions to which tax revenues are dispersed. Residential property is assessed at 7.96% of its appraised market value. Generally, all other property is assessed at 29% of its appraised value.
In 2016, mill levies for Park County's 2 incorporated towns were 18.367 for Alma and 11.799 for Fairplay. RE 1 Platte Canyon School District and RE 2 South Park School District mill levies are 28.735 and 19.128 respectively. Special Improvement District mill levies range from zero to 35.0, depending on the district. These rates will likely change in 2017.