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Darlington County South Carolina Property Tax

$381.00 42nd of 46

Median Property Tax In Darlington County, South Carolina


Median Home Value In
Darlington County, South Carolina

0.47% 38th of 46

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Darlington County, South Carolina

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Darlington County is $381.00 per year, based on a median home value of $81,800.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.47% of property value.

Darlington County collects fairly low property taxes, and is among the lower 25% of all counties in the United States ranked by property tax collections. Of the forty-six counties in South Carolina, Darlington County is ranked 42nd by median property taxes, and 38th by median tax as percentage of home value.

While Darlington County collects a median of 0.47% of a property's each year as property tax, the actual amount of property tax collected is lower compared to the rest of South Carolina. This is partially because the median property value in Darlington County is $55,700.00 lower than the South Carolina median property value of $137,500.00.

Property Tax Tip Note: Due to the complicated and varied methods used to calculate property tax in different counties, the best way to compare property taxes between jurisdictions is through median property tax values. If you need to calculate the exact tax due on your property, contact the Darlington County Tax Assessor.

Darlington County's Property Tax Is Lower Than Average

42nd out of 46

By median yearly property tax

38th out of 46

By percentage of median home value

45th out of 46

By percentage of median income

You can see how Darlington County (highlighted in green) compares to the forty-six other counties in South Carolina with the bar chart above, sorted by median property tax in dollars. For a visual map of county property tax rates in South Carolina, see our South Carolina county property tax map.

Property Tax Tip Remember: Real estate prices also play a large part in which South Carolina counties have the highest and lowest median property taxes. Higher-valued properties will generally have higher taxes, even if the median percentage of home value levied as property tax is different. For comparisons, you can also use Percentage Of Home Value.

Darlington County is located in South Carolina, which is ranked 45th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Darlington County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

2619th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

2553rd out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

2668th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how South Carolina as a whole compares to the rest of the states, check our our interactive state-by-state property tax map. You can find statewide statistics on the South Carolina property tax page.

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Darlington County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Darlington County are the responsibility of the Darlington County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Darlington, South Carolina.

If you need to pay your property tax bill, ask about a property tax assessment, look up the Darlington County property tax due date, or find property tax records, visit the Darlington County Tax Assessor's page. Applications for the Darlington County homestead exemption, any property tax appeals, and applications for a current use tax reduction must also be submitted to the Darlington County Assessor's Office.

For some properties, you can easily find the most recent tax assessment by looking up the property address with our property records search. You can also use our Darlington County Property Tax Calculator to estimate your property tax based on median tax values (results open in new page).

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Data Sources: Our property tax data is based on a 5-year study of median property tax rates conducted from 2006 through 2010.

United States Census Property Tax Data
U.S. Census Bureau
American Community Survey, 2006-2010
The Tax Foundation Property Tax Data
The Tax Foundation
Property Tax Calculations, July 2012
southcarolina Property Tax Data
South Carolina Department of Revenue
Tax Statistics & References