Stafford County geographically represents 277 square miles or 177,280 acres of land. The Federal government occupies 20%, which is not the taxable property of Stafford.
The Commissioner of the Revenue reassesses all real property every two years. The most recent reassessment was completed on January 1, 2022. The reassessment reflects the strong market conditions in Stafford County, resulting in an increase of 21% in the overall assessed value of real property in Stafford County. The value of residential properties increased by 24%; the value of commercial properties increased by 11%, and multifamily increased by 23%.