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Highest and Lowest Property Taxes By State

This sortable list shows the median property tax in each state, as well as the median property tax in that state's highest and lowest taxed counties. The list is sorted by state median property tax, from lowest to highest. Click the arrows to sort by any column, and click on the state name for details and county property tax data.

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State Name Median Property Tax Lowest County Lowest County Median Highest County Highest County Median
Alabama$398Crenshaw County$206Shelby County$905
Alaska$2422Hoonah-Angoon Census Area$678Anchorage Municipality$3563
Arizona$1356Greenlee County$303Pima County$1614
Arkansas$532Calhoun County$275Benton County$929
California$2839Modoc County$953Marin County$5500
Colorado$1437Costilla County$317Douglas County$2590
Connecticut$4738Windham County$2970Fairfield County$6221
Delaware$1078Sussex County$662New Castle County$1385
District of Columbia$2057District of Columbia$2049District of Columbia$2049
Florida$1773Dixie County$503Miami-Dade County$2756
Georgia$1346Warren County$314Fulton County$2733
Hawaii$1324Hawaii County$682Honolulu County$1549
Idaho$1188Custer County$543Blaine County$1977
Illinois$3507Hardin County$447Lake County$6285
Indiana$1051Orange County$515Hamilton County$2274
Iowa$1569Pocahontas County$561Johnson County$2526
Kansas$1625Osborne County$594Johnson County$2664
Kentucky$843Wolfe County$293Oldham County$2244
Louisiana$243St. Landry Parish$202St. Tammany Parish$1335
Maine$1936Washington County$1065Cumberland County$2973
Maryland$2774Garrett County$1173Howard County$4261
Massachusetts$3511Berkshire County$2386Middlesex County$4356
Michigan$2145Luce County$739Washtenaw County$3913
Minnesota$2098Koochiching County$641Carver County$2992
Mississippi$508Amite County$281Madison County$1204
Missouri$1265Shannon County$348St. Charles County$2377
Montana$1465Wibaux County$505Missoula County$2176
Nebraska$2164Grant County$800Sarpy County$3281
Nevada$1749Esmeralda County$414Washoe County$1889
New Hampshire$4636Carroll County$2582Rockingham County$5344
New Jersey$6579Cumberland County$3744Hunterdon County$8523
New Mexico$880Harding County$255Bernalillo County$1530
New York$3755St. Lawrence County$1674Westchester County$9003
North Carolina$1209Montgomery County$494Orange County$2829
North Dakota$1658Billings County$365Cass County$2762
Ohio$1836Monroe County$692Delaware County$3732
Oklahoma$796Cimarron County$244Tulsa County$1344
Oregon$2241Gilliam County$956Clackamas County$2814
Pennsylvania$2223Forest County$860Chester County$4192
Rhode Island$3618Providence County$3380Bristol County$4477
South Carolina$689Chesterfield County$293Beaufort County$1319
South Dakota$1620Mellette County$510Lincoln County$2470
Tennessee$933Decatur County$333Williamson County$1879
Texas$2275Terrell County$285King County$5066
Utah$1351Rich County$422Summit County$1921
Vermont$3444Essex County$1727Chittenden County$4096
Virginia$1862Buchanan County$284Falls Church city$6005
Washington$2631Ferry County$941King County$3572
West Virginia$464Webster County$235Jefferson County$1379
Wisconsin$3007Iron County$1520Dane County$4149
Wyoming$1058Weston County$579Teton County$3496

Sources: This data is based on a 5-year study of median property tax rates conducted from 2006 through 2010. Data sourced from the U.S. Census Bureau, The Tax Foundation, and various state and local sources.