Kristi E. Graham
Colfax County Assessor

230 North 3rd Street
Raton, NM  87740
Phone: (575)445-2314
Cell Phone: (575) 447-0215

Fax: (575)445-2207
Email: kgraham@co.colfax.nm.us

Office hours:

7:00 am to 5:30 pm
Monday - Thursday
Open during lunch hour


The Colfax County Assessor is responsible for valuing all real and personal property for taxing authorities in the county, such as municipalities, school districts and hospital districts. The assessor also grants certain property-tax exemptions allowable by state law.
The Assessor manages a professional, courteous staff who provide the residents and businesses of Colfax County with the following services:
  • Find, list, and value residential, commercial, vacant, and business personal property for ad valorem tax purposes. 
  • Notify property owners of their assessed property values
  • Prepare the county property real-property and personal-property tax rolls for the Colfax County Treasurer
  • Limitation on Increase in Value (Low income freeze for 65 and over or disabled)
  • Ensuring these activities are both accurate and timely result in fair and equitable assessment of real and personal property at a reasonable cost and a well-maintained, current tax base upon which local government can base tax levies.


7-36-1-A. (paraphrased) The Colfax County Assessor is responsible and has the authority for the discovery and valuation of all property subject to valuation for property taxation purposes in the county, except the property specified by Subsections B and C of this section.

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