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Gem County Idaho Property Tax

$905.00 26th of 44

Median Property Tax In Gem County, Idaho


Median Home Value In
Gem County, Idaho

0.56% 32nd of 44

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Gem County, Idaho

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Gem County is $905.00 per year, based on a median home value of $161,700.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.56% of property value.

Gem County collects relatively low property taxes, and is ranked in the bottom half of all counties in the United States by property tax collections. Of the forty-four counties in Idaho, Gem County is ranked 26th by median property taxes, and 32nd by median tax as percentage of home value.

Gem County has lower property taxes than many other Idaho counties. The median home value is $161,700.00, compared to the median property value in Idaho 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 Gem County Tax Assessor.

Gem County's Property Tax Is Lower Than Average

26th out of 44

By median yearly property tax

32nd out of 44

By percentage of median home value

32nd out of 44

By percentage of median income

You can see how Gem 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.

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

1656th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

2273rd out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

1562nd 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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Gem County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Gem County are the responsibility of the Gem County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Emmett, Idaho.

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