Some of the statistical information in the back of the El Dorado Irrigation District’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for 2012 is fascinating reading.
Take, for instance, Table 9 on page 78. It lists the top property tax payers in the district, ranking the first 20.
Leading off at No. 1 is Serrano Associates with $23.8 million of assessed value. Toll Brothers are second at $16.48 million.
Ever hear of the Min Nan Tseng Trust? That residential development is third at $9 million of assessed value. Marble Valley Co. is fourth at $8.3 million and Lennar Homes of California is fifth at $6.9 million. Sixth is PAC/SIB residential development at $6.8 million.
Long’s Drug Stores CA has industrial land in the county with an assessed value of $6.8 million. Safeway comes in eighth with its commercial property valued at $6.6 million. Ninth is Tradewinds Lodge with commercial land valued at $6.2 million and Target is 10th at $5.7 million.
The other 10 include three residential developments, two commercial properties, one auto sales lot, Serrano Country Club, two office buildings and one supermarket.
The district collects $9.3 million from a total property tax levy of $297 million within the district. The district also collects property-related revenues of $4,715 for maintenance districts — Singleton Ranch Reservoir, Clear Creek and Knolls Reservoir. Miscellaneous collections totaling $86,153 are for Swansboro Surcharge and other miscellaneous accounts and fees.