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Elmore County Idaho Property Tax

$1,040.00 20th of 44

Median Property Tax In Elmore County, Idaho


Median Home Value In
Elmore County, Idaho

0.73% 17th of 44

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Elmore County, Idaho

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Elmore County is $1,040.00 per year, based on a median home value of $142,600.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.73% of property value.

Elmore County collects relatively high property taxes, and is ranked in the top half of all counties in the United States by property tax collections. Of the forty-four counties in Idaho, Elmore County is ranked 20th by median property taxes, and 17th by median tax as percentage of home value.

While Elmore County collects a median of 0.73% of a property's each year as property tax, the actual amount of property tax collected is lower compared to the rest of Idaho. This is partially because the median property value in Elmore County is $29,100.00 lower than the Idaho median property value of $171,700.00.

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 Elmore County Tax Assessor.

Elmore County's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

20th out of 44

By median yearly property tax

17th out of 44

By percentage of median home value

24th out of 44

By percentage of median income

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

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

Elmore County is located in Idaho, which is ranked 37th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Elmore County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

1424th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

1688th out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

1458th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how Idaho 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 Idaho property tax page.

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Elmore County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Elmore County are the responsibility of the Elmore County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Mountain Home, Idaho.

If you need to pay your property tax bill, ask about a property tax assessment, look up the Elmore County property tax due date, or find property tax records, visit the Elmore County Tax Assessor's page. Applications for the Elmore County homestead exemption, any property tax appeals, and applications for a current use tax reduction must also be submitted to the Elmore 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 Elmore 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
idaho Property Tax Data
Idaho State Tax Commission
Tax Statistics & References