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Mercer County North Dakota Property Tax

$1,268.00 13th of 53

Median Property Tax In Mercer County, North Dakota


Median Home Value In
Mercer County, North Dakota

1.32% 25th of 53

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Mercer County, North Dakota

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Mercer County is $1,268.00 per year, based on a median home value of $96,100.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 1.32% of property value.

Mercer 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 fifty-three counties in North Dakota, Mercer County is ranked 13th by median property taxes, and 25th by median tax as percentage of home value.

Mercer County's higher property taxes are partially due to property values, as the median home value in Mercer County is $96,100.00. For comparison, the state-wide median property value is $116,800.00

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 Mercer County Tax Assessor.

Mercer County's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

13th out of 53

By median yearly property tax

25th out of 53

By percentage of median home value

21st out of 53

By percentage of median income

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

Property Tax Tip Remember: Real estate prices also play a large part in which North Dakota 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.

Mercer County is located in North Dakota, which is ranked 25th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Mercer County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

1068th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

669th out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

1579th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how North Dakota 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 North Dakota property tax page.

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Mercer County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Mercer County are the responsibility of the Mercer County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Stanton, North Dakota.

If you need to pay your property tax bill, ask about a property tax assessment, look up the Mercer County property tax due date, or find property tax records, visit the Mercer County Tax Assessor's page. Applications for the Mercer County homestead exemption, any property tax appeals, and applications for a current use tax reduction must also be submitted to the Mercer 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 Mercer 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
northdakota Property Tax Data
North Dakota Office of State Tax Commissioner
Tax Statistics & References