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Montana Property & Real Estate Taxes


Median Property Tax In Montana


Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Income
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Median Home Value In Montana


Median Income In Montana

The median property tax in Montana is $1,465.00 per year, based on a median home value of $176,300.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.83%. You can look up your recent appraisal by filling out the form below.

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Montana's Median Property Tax Is Lower Than Average

29th out of 50

By median yearly property tax

29th out of 50

By percentage of median home value

24th out of 50

By percentage of median income

Montana collects relatively low property taxes, and is ranked in the bottom half of all states by property tax collections. Lower real estate taxes 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.

Montana Property Taxes By County

While this page shows statewide Montana property tax statistics, more precise property tax statistics can be found at county level. Montana has a total of fifty six 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 Montana, 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.

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All of the counties in Montana 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 Montana.


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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
montana Property Tax Data
Montana Department of Revenue
Tax Statistics & References