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Matanuska-Susitna Borough Alaska Property Tax

$2,436.00 5th of 29

Median Property Tax In Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska


Median Home Value In
Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska

1.15% 6th of 29

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Matanuska-Susitna Borough is $2,436.00 per year, based on a median home value of $212,000.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 1.15% of property value.

Matanuska-Susitna Borough collects very high property taxes, and is among the top 25% of counties in the United States ranked by property tax collections. Of the twenty-nine counties in Alaska, Matanuska-Susitna Borough is ranked 5th by median property taxes, and 6th by median tax as percentage of home value.

Matanuska-Susitna Borough's higher property taxes are partially due to property values, as the median home value in Matanuska-Susitna Borough is $212,000.00. For comparison, the state-wide median property value is $232,900.00

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 Matanuska-Susitna Borough Tax Assessor.

Matanuska-Susitna Borough's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

5th out of 29

By median yearly property tax

6th out of 29

By percentage of median home value

4th out of 29

By percentage of median income

You can see how Matanuska-Susitna Borough (highlighted in green) compares to the twenty-nine other counties in Alaska with the bar chart above, sorted by median property tax in dollars. For a visual map of county property tax rates in Alaska, see our Alaska county property tax map.

Property Tax Tip Remember: Real estate prices also play a large part in which Alaska 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.

Matanuska-Susitna Borough is located in Alaska, which is ranked 13th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Matanuska-Susitna Borough's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

292nd out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

910th out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

493rd out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how Alaska 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 Alaska property tax page.

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Matanuska-Susitna Borough Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Matanuska-Susitna Borough are the responsibility of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Palmer, Alaska.

If you need to pay your property tax bill, ask about a property tax assessment, look up the Matanuska-Susitna Borough property tax due date, or find property tax records, visit the Matanuska-Susitna Borough Tax Assessor's page. Applications for the Matanuska-Susitna Borough homestead exemption, any property tax appeals, and applications for a current use tax reduction must also be submitted to the Matanuska-Susitna Borough 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 Matanuska-Susitna Borough 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
alaska Property Tax Data
Alaska Department of Revenue
Tax Statistics & References