Southwest Polk Fire's operating costs.
Southwest Polk Rural Fire Protection District currently operates with one of the lowest tax rates in the state of Oregon. Southwest Polk Fire currently has a tax rate of $0.8612 per $1,000 of assessed valuation, with a total District valuation of $554,127,250.
For at least nine years, Southwest Polk Rural Fire Protection District has spent more money than it has levied in taxes. While being very conservative with expenses, the cost of doing business has simply overwhelmed the district’s tax rate.