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Horry County South Carolina Property Tax

$696.00 14th of 46

Median Property Tax In Horry County, South Carolina


Median Home Value In
Horry County, South Carolina

0.41% 44th of 46

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Horry County, South Carolina

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Horry County is $696.00 per year, based on a median home value of $170,100.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.41% of property value.

Horry County collects relatively low property taxes, and is ranked in the bottom half of all counties in the United States by property tax collections. Of the forty-six counties in South Carolina, Horry County is ranked 14th by median property taxes, and 44th by median tax as percentage of home value.

Horry County has lower property taxes than many other South Carolina counties. The median home value is $170,100.00, compared to the median property value in South Carolina of $137,500.00

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 Horry County Tax Assessor.

Horry County's Property Tax Is Lower Than Average

14th out of 46

By median yearly property tax

44th out of 46

By percentage of median home value

17th out of 46

By percentage of median income

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

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

Horry County is located in South Carolina, which is ranked 45th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Horry County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

2052nd out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

2644th out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

2168th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how South Carolina 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 South Carolina property tax page.

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Horry County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Horry County are the responsibility of the Horry County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Conway, South Carolina.

If you need to pay your property tax bill, ask about a property tax assessment, look up the Horry County property tax due date, or find property tax records, visit the Horry County Tax Assessor's page. Applications for the Horry County homestead exemption, any property tax appeals, and applications for a current use tax reduction must also be submitted to the Horry 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 Horry 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
southcarolina Property Tax Data
South Carolina Department of Revenue
Tax Statistics & References