Kentucky Property & Real Estate Taxes
Median Property Tax In Kentucky
Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value
Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Income
Median Home Value In Kentucky
Median Income In Kentucky
The median property tax in Kentucky is $843.00 per year, based on a median home value of $117,800.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.72%. You can look up your recent appraisal by filling out the form below.
Kentucky's Median Property Tax Is Lower Than Average
43rd out of 50
By median yearly property tax
36th out of 50
By percentage of median home value
40th out of 50
By percentage of median income
Kentucky collects relatively low property taxes, and is among the ten lowest states ranked by property tax collections. Keep in mind that low real estate taxes in Kentucky may be offset by higher state sales or income taxes. Higher property taxes in dollars may also be the result of higher property values than other states.
Kentucky Property Taxes By County
While this page shows statewide Kentucky property tax statistics, more precise property tax statistics can be found at county level. Kentucky has a total of one hundred twenty no counties, and each county has a unique process for assessing and calculating property tax.
If you would like to estimate the property tax on a home like yours in Kentucky, enter your most recent property valuation in the property tax estimator below. Results are based on median taxes in all counties, and will open in a new page.
All of the counties in Kentucky are listed in the table below, sorted by median property tax from highest to lowest, left to right. Choose your county from the list below for more information about your local property tax. To compare property taxes in different counties, try out our interactive property tax map of Kentucky.
U.S. Census Bureau
American Community Survey, 2006-2010
The Tax Foundation
Property Tax Calculations, July 2012
Kentucky Department of Revenue
Tax Statistics & References