Welcome to Black Hawk County, IA 

Misplace your tax bill?  Read here on how to print a new one:

Go to the website: www.co.black-hawk.ia.us

Click on "real estate mapping" button to right of screen

Click on "click here to accept and continue to the mapping website"

Look up by parcel number or address and hit submit

Under "Summary of Data" at the bottom of the column, click on 2018-2019 tax statement 

and you can print another one for payment or for your records.  


Experience The Convenience.........Pay Online not in line!

Accepted On-Line Payment: E-Check ($.40 fee to use e-check), Discover, MasterCard, Visa (a non-refundable delivery fee of 2.25% on amount being charged plus a $1.50 per transaction for credit card usage)

Accepted In Office Payment:  Cash; Check; Debit Card ($2.00 fee to use debit card) Credit Card-Discover, MasterCard, Visa (please see above information for additional charge when using credit card).  All checks, money orders or Cashier's checks possessing an American Bank Association (ABA) routing number.

Payments may also be deposited in the secured drop boxes located in the parking lot near the Northeast corner of the Courthouse or at the Crossroads Mall located near the entrance to the DOT Drivers License Office. 

If you choose to mail in payment, address is: 

Black Hawk County Treasurer, 316 E. 5th St., Waterloo, Iowa 50703


Pay Property Taxes                  


Pay Your Vehicle Tags             



Office Hours
  • Courthouse Hours: 8:00 a.m. to  4:30 p.m. / Monday - Friday
  • Crossroads Mall Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m./ Tuesday - Friday
Contact Information
  • Phone: 319-833-3013
  • Fax: 319-833-3179
  • Email: treasurer@co.black-hawk.ia.us 
  • Black Hawk County Website: www.co.black-hawk.ia.us
  • Office Supervisors: 
    • Motor Vehicle Operations Manager - Monica Schmitz
    • Financial Management Supervisor - Beth Van Lengen
    • Property Tax Supervisor - Lois Matt
    • Motor Vehicle Supervisor - Chris Rathbone
    • Motor Vehicle Supervisor - Kay Zhorne
Our Locations
Courthouse:                                Crossroads Mall:
316 E 5th St, 1st Floor                2060 Crossroads Center
Waterloo, IA 50703                     Waterloo, IA 50702
Rita M. Schmidt
Took Office 1/1/2011
126,078 - 5th

Welcome to the Black Hawk  County Treasurer’s Home Page.

This website will make contacting our office easier and more convenient with access to information 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Our office provides the following services: Property Tax Collection and Issuance of Vehicle Titles and Registrations.  In office payments using a Debit or Credit Card are accepted.

We are committed to carrying out these responsibilites while providing outstanding customer service through a process of continuous evaluation and improvement of the way in which we do business.

Please visit us again.


Rita M. Schmidt