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Orleans County Vermont Property Tax

$2,167.00 13th of 14

Median Property Tax In Orleans County, Vermont


Median Home Value In
Orleans County, Vermont

1.45% 11th of 14

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Orleans County, Vermont

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Orleans County is $2,167.00 per year, based on a median home value of $149,200.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 1.45% of property value.

Orleans County collects very high property taxes, and is among the top 25% of counties in the United States ranked by property tax collections. Of the fourteen counties in Vermont, Orleans County is ranked 13th by median property taxes, and 11th by median tax as percentage of home value.

While Orleans County collects a median of 1.45% of a property's each year as property tax, the actual amount of property tax collected is lower compared to the rest of Vermont. This is partially because the median property value in Orleans County is $67,100.00 lower than the Vermont median property value of $216,300.00.

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 Orleans County Tax Assessor.

Orleans County's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

13th out of 14

By median yearly property tax

11th out of 14

By percentage of median home value

11th out of 14

By percentage of median income

You can see how Orleans County (highlighted in green) compares to the fourteen other counties in Vermont with the bar chart above, sorted by median property tax in dollars. For a visual map of county property tax rates in Vermont, see our Vermont county property tax map.

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

Orleans County is located in Vermont, which is ranked 8th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Orleans County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

377th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

503rd out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

110th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how Vermont 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 Vermont property tax page.

We have real estate tax tax information for a total of fourteen Vermont counties in addition to Orleans County. Choose any county from the list below, or see Vermont property tax by county to see property tax information for all Vermont counties on one page. To compare county tax rates with an interactive color-coded map, see our Vermont property tax map.

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Orleans County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Orleans County are the responsibility of the Orleans County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Newport, Vermont.

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