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Walworth County South Dakota Property Tax

$1,054.00 30th of 66

Median Property Tax In Walworth County, South Dakota


Median Home Value In
Walworth County, South Dakota

1.69% 6th of 66

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Walworth County, South Dakota

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Walworth County is $1,054.00 per year, based on a median home value of $62,500.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 1.69% of property value.

Walworth 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 sixty-six counties in South Dakota, Walworth County is ranked 30th by median property taxes, and 6th by median tax as percentage of home value.

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 Walworth County Tax Assessor.

Walworth County's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

30th out of 66

By median yearly property tax

6th out of 66

By percentage of median home value

30th out of 66

By percentage of median income

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

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

Walworth County is located in South Dakota, which is ranked 27th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Walworth County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

1404th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

271st out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

1230th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how South 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 South Dakota property tax page.

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Walworth County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Walworth County are the responsibility of the Walworth County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Selby, South Dakota.

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