May 30, 2024


Hand County Assessor

Hand County Assessor’s Office
Zoning Administrator
The county Director of Equalization is responsible for confirming that all property in the county is accounted for on the tax list. They are also responsible to guarantee these properties are all assessed in an equal and uniform manner. Only when the assessments of the property are fair and equal can the tax burden be distributed fair and equal.
                                                      Jaime Russell – Director of Equalization, Zoning Administrator
                                                                                       Nicole Graham – Clerk
                                                                         415 West 1st Avenue, Suite 204
                                                                             Miller, South Dakota 57362
                                            Our hours are 8-5, Mon-Fri, we are currently working on a reappraisal, 
                                  appointments are in the mornings, please call or email to ensure we will be in the office.
                                                              We no longer have a fax machine please email or call
Office emails:  (Jaime) [email protected] or (Nicole) [email protected]
                                                                                Notary available Jaime L. Russell

 ZONING – Hand County, South Dakota (


Helpful links for Property Assessment

 SD Assessment Process
State of SD Website
Relief Programs | South Dakota Department of Revenue (
Director of Equalization | South Dakota Department of Revenue (
Home – SD Property Tax Portal (
Board Appeal Process Guide 2024
Understanding Your Property Tax

GIS Subscription Forms & Information


GIS Services Form

GIS Data Access and Distribution Provisions

GIS Data Pricing List

Reappraisal Map for Spring/Summer of 2024

2024 Reappraisal Schedule

Hand County Sales Information
Contact the office 605-853-2115 or email 
Hand County Sales Information
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