Pierce County Flood Maps (Washington)

Search for Pierce County, WA flood maps. Flood maps include information on flood zones, flood hazards, flood insurance rates, FEMA flood plans, topography, soil composition, drainage patterns, and more.


Assessors in Pierce County, Washington are charged with determining the value of taxable property within a county or local area. These property value assessments are used to levy property taxes. In addition to tax assessment, assessors maintain detailed county and local maps that show parcel boundaries and buildings, including flood maps. These Pierce County flood maps show flood zones, flood damage, topography, and drainage patterns, which can impact property values. Pierce County Assessors may make flood maps available on their websites.

Pierce County Assessor's Office Tacoma WA 2401 South 35th Street 98409 253-798-6111


Building Departments in Pierce County, Washington ensure the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing building codes. As part of this process, Pierce County Building Departments use flood maps to establish standards for building construction and resistance to natural disasters. Many maintain and evaluate flood maps, which include information on Pierce County flood zones, flood hazards, topography, soil composition, and flood drainage patterns. These maps may also include information on building codes and regulations related to flooding. These flood maps may be available online through the Building Department.

Fircrest Building Department Fircrest WA 115 Ramsdell Street 98466 253-564-8902

Pierce County Permits Tacoma WA 2401 South 35th Street 98409 253-798-3739

Pierce County Planning Department Tacoma WA 2401 South 35th Street 98409 253-798-3178

Puyallup Building Department Puyallup WA 1100 39th Avenue Southeast 98374 253-841-5482

Puyallup Zoning Puyallup WA 333 South Meridian 98371 253-841-5537

Steilacoom Planning Department Steilacoom WA 1030 Roe Street 98388 253-581-1912

Sumner City Permits Sumner WA 1104 Maple Street 98390 253-299-5530

Tacoma Permits Tacoma WA 747 Market Street 98402 253-591-5030

Tacoma Zoning Tacoma WA 747 Market Street 98402 253-591-5577

University Place Planning Department University Place WA 3715 Bridgeport Way West 98466 253-460-2540


Clerks in Pierce County, Washington keep public records for a county or local government, including a number of different types of documents. As part of their duties, Clerks maintain detailed maps, including Pierce County flood maps. These maps contain flood zone information, flood hazards, topography, rivers, lakes, and other bodies of water, as well as other flood-related information. Clerks may also keep Pierce County historical flood maps. These flood maps may be available through the Clerk's website.

Pierce County Clerk Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-798-7455

Puyallup City Clerk Puyallup WA 333 South Meridian 98371 253-841-5480

Roy City Clerk Roy WA 216 McNaught Road South 98580 253-843-1113

University Place City Clerk University Place WA 3715 Bridgeport Way West 98466 253-460-2500


Recorders of Deeds in Pierce County, Washington ensure the accuracy of property and land records by maintaining real estate ownership documents. In addition to property records, Recorders of Deeds also have detailed county and local maps that show property lines and building information, including flood maps. These flood maps show flood zones, topography, soil composition, and flood hazards, as well as other information related to Pierce County floods. Pierce County Recorders of Deeds may make flood maps available on their websites.

Pierce County Recorder of Deeds Tacoma WA 2401 South 35th Street 98409 253-798-3189


Archives in Pierce County, Washington collect and store documents and other records that have historic value. Most archives also contain local Pierce County maps, including flood maps. These flood maps include Pierce County flood zones, topography, and soil composition. They may also show drainage patterns and flood hazards. Archives may also have historical flood maps that show major floods from the past as well as Pierce County flood plan improvements. Many archives are housed within libraries, and archives may provide online access to their flood map collections.

Washington Birth & Death Records Archive Tacoma WA 3629 South D Street 98418 253-798-6413