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Knox County Nebraska Property Tax

$1,082.00 70th of 93

Median Property Tax In Knox County, Nebraska


Median Home Value In
Knox County, Nebraska

1.61% 67th of 93

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Knox County, Nebraska

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Knox County is $1,082.00 per year, based on a median home value of $67,000.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 1.61% of property value.

Knox County collects relatively high property taxes, and is ranked in the top half of all counties in the United States by property tax collections. Of the ninety-three counties in Nebraska, Knox County is ranked 70th by median property taxes, and 67th by median tax as percentage of home value.

While Knox County collects a median of 1.61% of a property's each year as property tax, the actual amount of property tax collected is lower compared to the rest of Nebraska. This is partially because the median property value in Knox County is $56,300.00 lower than the Nebraska median property value of $123,300.00.

Property Tax Tip Note: Due to the complicated and varied methods used to calculate property tax in different counties, the best way to compare property taxes between jurisdictions is through median property tax values. If you need to calculate the exact tax due on your property, contact the Knox County Tax Assessor.

Knox County's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

70th out of 93

By median yearly property tax

67th out of 93

By percentage of median home value

68th out of 93

By percentage of median income

You can see how Knox County (highlighted in green) compares to the ninety-three other counties in Nebraska with the bar chart above, sorted by median property tax in dollars. For a visual map of county property tax rates in Nebraska, see our Nebraska county property tax map.

Property Tax Tip Remember: Real estate prices also play a large part in which Nebraska counties have the highest and lowest median property taxes. Higher-valued properties will generally have higher taxes, even if the median percentage of home value levied as property tax is different. For comparisons, you can also use Percentage Of Home Value.

Knox County is located in Nebraska, which is ranked 17th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Knox County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

1366th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

342nd out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

962nd out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how Nebraska as a whole compares to the rest of the states, check our our interactive state-by-state property tax map. You can find statewide statistics on the Nebraska property tax page.

We have real estate tax tax information for a total of ninety-three Nebraska counties in addition to Knox County. Choose any county from the list below, or see Nebraska property tax by county to see property tax information for all Nebraska counties on one page. To compare county tax rates with an interactive color-coded map, see our Nebraska property tax map.

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Knox County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Knox County are the responsibility of the Knox County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Center, Nebraska.

If you need to pay your property tax bill, ask about a property tax assessment, look up the Knox County property tax due date, or find property tax records, visit the Knox County Tax Assessor's page. Applications for the Knox County homestead exemption, any property tax appeals, and applications for a current use tax reduction must also be submitted to the Knox County Assessor's Office.

For some properties, you can easily find the most recent tax assessment by looking up the property address with our property records search. You can also use our Knox County Property Tax Calculator to estimate your property tax based on median tax values (results open in new page).

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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
nebraska Property Tax Data
Nebraska Department of Revenue
Tax Statistics & References