Mission Statement

The mission of the Rochester Assessing Department is to administer the City’s assessment program in a courteous and professional manner that assures impartiality, fairness, equity, and transparency, and to preserve a staff with the highest level of technical expertise to maintain compliance with all State of New Hampshire Statutes and Rules and City of Rochester Ordinances regarding tax assessments, abatements, exemptions, and credits.

What do Assessors Do? 

  • Click here to watch an Informational video regarding Assessing.
  • Click here to see the Assessor Dept. YouTube channel. 

Equalization Ratio

  • 2021 Median Sales Ratio 78.2%

Current Tax Rate

  • 2021 Tax Rate $24.65

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Theresa Hervey Assessor II
Leona Alameda Administrative Technician II
Darcy Freer Deputy Assessor
Jonathan Rice Chief Assessor (603) 332-5109
Hollis McMullen Assessor I