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Maine Property Taxes by County

Maine Property Tax By County Maine : Median property tax is $1,936.00

This interactive table ranks Maine's counties by median property tax in dollars, percentage of home value, and percentage of median income. The list is sorted by median property tax in dollars by default. You can sort by any column available by clicking the arrows in the header row.

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County Name Median Property Tax Median Home Value % Home Value Median Income % Income
Androscoggin County$2,185.00$155,700.001.40%$57,385.003.81%
Aroostook County$1,066.00$85,900.001.24%$44,783.002.38%
Cumberland County$2,973.00$248,400.001.20%$71,164.004.18%
Franklin County$1,278.00$128,700.000.99%$47,286.002.70%
Hancock County$1,627.00$201,600.000.81%$55,705.002.92%
Kennebec County$1,662.00$148,100.001.12%$55,672.002.99%
Knox County$2,166.00$203,800.001.06%$52,914.004.09%
Lincoln County$1,727.00$206,200.000.84%$50,744.003.40%
Oxford County$1,427.00$146,500.000.97%$45,714.003.12%
Penobscot County$1,525.00$133,600.001.14%$53,704.002.84%
Piscataquis County$1,092.00$100,800.001.08%$41,055.002.66%
Sagadahoc County$2,234.00$193,100.001.16%$62,105.003.60%
Somerset County$1,222.00$109,500.001.12%$44,470.002.75%
Waldo County$1,580.00$150,300.001.05%$47,112.003.35%
Washington County$1,065.00$102,300.001.04%$40,504.002.63%
York County$2,455.00$233,300.001.05%$64,376.003.81%

Need more info? For a nationwide comparison of each state's highest and lowest taxed counties, see median property tax by state. To find detailed property tax statistics for any county in Maine, click the county's name in the data table above.

Sources: This data is based on a 5-year study of median property tax rates on owner-occupied homes in Maine conducted from 2006 through 2010. Data sourced from the U.S. Census Bureau, The Tax Foundation, and various state and local sources.