Ransom County government offers a number of services for the residents and visitors to Ransom County.   Please review the list of departments to obtain the list of services and contacts to address any questions, suggestions or opportunities about Ransom County.


Please note a tax link is now available to pay your taxes online.  Please click on the link below to make online payments to Ransom County:

Official Tax Payments Ransom County


Emergency Management Notification for Ransom County

Please click on the link to the left to register for CodeRed Emergency Management Notification and go to the emergency management page to read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about CodeRed.


Auditor – Kristi Johnson

Auditor, Ransom County Auditor

Clerk of Court – Bernadine Roach

Ransom County

Coroner – Charles Armstrong

Coroner, Ransom County

Extension Service – Brian Zimprich

County Agent, Ransom County Extension Service

Emergency Management, Highway Department, Flood Plain Administration – Tricia Kriel

Highway Department – Jerry Lamb

Highway Engineer, Ransom County

Newspaper – Ransom County Gazette

Ransom County Official Newspaper, Ransom County

911 Coordinator – Darren Benneweis

911 Coordinator, Ransom County

Public Health – Brenna Welton

Administrator, Ransom County

Recorder – Susan Froemke

County Recorder, Ransom County

Sheriff – Darren Benneweis

Sheriff, Ransom County

Social Services – Wendy Jacobson

Social Services, Ransom County

States Attorney – Fallon Kelly

States Attorney, Ransom County