Adair County PVA

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Welcome to Adair County PVA Website


The Adair Property Valuation Administrator's Office is dedicated to the assistance and service of Adair County taxpayers. To better serve property owners, appraisers, bankers, and other government officials, we created this website. Our mission is to assess all property equitably (fairly), maintain accurate parcel information, and provide the BEST customer service to our citizens.


The Adair County Property Valuation Administrator is a locally elected official who is charged with assessing all property, both real and personal. The Adair County PVA Office maintains a county-wide assessment roll of almost 750 million dollars. The following exceptions are valued by the Kentucky Department of Revenue in Frankfort: public service companies, bank shares, omitted tangible property, oil wells locations, and vehicles. The PVA’s most complex task is the assessment of all real estate in the county for listing on the assessment roll. Tracking ownership changes, maintaining maps, updating building characteristics, and administering exemptions for real property are also daily duties of the PVA Office.


Keep in mind that your Property Valuation Administrator’s Office does NOT set property tax rates, nor does it collect property taxes. The office is tasked with assessing the “fair market value” of property to be taxed. The taxing authorities such as city, county, school board, ambulance, library, hospital, extension, and soil conservation districts’ each set their respective rates. This rate is then multiplied by your assessment to give a tax liability for the specific year. Taxes are printed by the direction of the Adair County Clerk and collected by the Adair County Sheriff’s office. 


If you have any specific questions, comments, or suggestions regarding the Adair County PVA Office, please feel free to contact me at (270) 384-3673 or on my cell at (270) 634-1348. We will make every effort to support and assist our taxpayers in every way possible.



The PVA office has attempted to ensure that the data contained in this website is accurate. The PVA makes no warranties, expressed or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or suitability of this data. The PVA does not assume any liability associated with the use or misuse of this data. If you believe any data provided is inaccurate, please contact us at (270) 384-3673 or e-mail


If you have any specific questions, comments, or suggestions concerning the PVA Office, please contact us.



Landon Edwards

Property Valuation Administrator

424 Public Square
Suite 2
Columbia, KY 42728