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Massachusetts Property Taxes by County

Massachusetts Property Tax By County Massachusetts : Median property tax is $3,511.00

This interactive table ranks Massachusetts' 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
Barnstable County$2,570.00$392,700.000.65%$67,070.003.83%
Berkshire County$2,386.00$207,800.001.15%$62,144.003.84%
Bristol County$2,752.00$306,600.000.90%$75,524.003.64%
Dukes County$2,850.00$681,300.000.42%$71,856.003.97%
Essex County$3,719.00$372,400.001.00%$87,080.004.27%
Franklin County$2,968.00$222,000.001.34%$64,818.004.58%
Hampden County$2,735.00$200,500.001.36%$67,259.004.07%
Hampshire County$3,140.00$262,200.001.20%$78,271.004.01%
Middlesex County$4,356.00$420,800.001.04%$99,468.004.38%
Nantucket County$2,823.00N/AN/A$3.00N/A
Norfolk County$4,157.00$408,100.001.02%$99,389.004.18%
Plymouth County$3,670.00$360,700.001.02%$85,433.004.30%
Suffolk County$3,009.00$384,500.000.78%$85,720.003.51%
Worcester County$3,117.00$282,800.001.10%$83,573.003.73%

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 Massachusetts, 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 Massachusetts conducted from 2006 through 2010. Data sourced from the U.S. Census Bureau, The Tax Foundation, and various state and local sources.