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Rock County Nebraska Property Tax

$889.00 85th of 93

Median Property Tax In Rock County, Nebraska


Median Home Value In
Rock County, Nebraska

1.55% 75th of 93

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Rock County, Nebraska

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Rock County is $889.00 per year, based on a median home value of $57,300.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 1.55% of property value.

Rock 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, Rock County is ranked 85th by median property taxes, and 75th by median tax as percentage of home value.

While Rock County collects a median of 1.55% 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 Rock County is $66,000.00 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 Rock County Tax Assessor.

Rock County's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

85th out of 93

By median yearly property tax

75th out of 93

By percentage of median home value

79th out of 93

By percentage of median income

You can see how Rock 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.

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

1689th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

404th out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

1164th 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 Rock 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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Rock County Property Tax Assessor

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

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