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New Haven County Connecticut Property Tax

$4,621.00 2nd of 8

Median Property Tax In New Haven County, Connecticut


Median Home Value In
New Haven County, Connecticut

1.69% 2nd of 8

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
New Haven County, Connecticut

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in New Haven County is $4,621.00 per year, based on a median home value of $273,300.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 1.69% of property value.

New Haven County collects very high property taxes, and is among the top 25% of counties in the United States ranked by property tax collections. Of the eight counties in Connecticut, New Haven County is ranked 2nd by median property taxes, and 2nd by median tax as percentage of home value.

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 New Haven County Tax Assessor.

New Haven County's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

2nd out of 8

By median yearly property tax

2nd out of 8

By percentage of median home value

1st out of 8

By percentage of median income

You can see how New Haven County (highlighted in green) compares to the eight other counties in Connecticut with the bar chart above, sorted by median property tax in dollars. For a visual map of county property tax rates in Connecticut, see our Connecticut county property tax map.

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

New Haven County is located in Connecticut, which is ranked 2nd highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how New Haven County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

39th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

265th out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

49th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how Connecticut 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 Connecticut property tax page.

We have real estate tax tax information for a total of eight Connecticut counties in addition to New Haven County. Choose any county from the list below, or see Connecticut property tax by county to see property tax information for all Connecticut counties on one page. To compare county tax rates with an interactive color-coded map, see our Connecticut property tax map.

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New Haven County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in New Haven County are the responsibility of the New Haven County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Naugatuck, Connecticut.

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