Maryland Property & Real Estate Taxes
Median Property Tax In Maryland
Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value
Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Income
Median Home Value In Maryland
Median Income In Maryland
The median property tax in Maryland is $2,774.00 per year, based on a median home value of $318,600.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.87%. You can look up your recent appraisal by filling out the form below.
Maryland's Median Property Tax Is Higher Than Average
11th out of 50
By median yearly property tax
25th out of 50
By percentage of median home value
19th out of 50
By percentage of median income
Maryland collects relatively high property taxes, and is ranked in the top half of all states by property tax collections. Keep in mind that higher real estate taxes may be offset by lower state sales or income taxes. Higher property taxes in dollars may also be the result of higher property values than other states.
Maryland Property Taxes By County
While this page shows statewide Maryland property tax statistics, more precise property tax statistics can be found at county level. Maryland has a total of twenty four 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 Maryland, 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 Maryland 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 Maryland.
U.S. Census Bureau
American Community Survey, 2006-2010
The Tax Foundation
Property Tax Calculations, July 2012
Maryland Comptroller of Maryland
Tax Statistics & References