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Wahkiakum County Washington Property Tax

$1,366.00 32nd of 39

Median Property Tax In Wahkiakum County, Washington


Median Home Value In
Wahkiakum County, Washington

0.66% 35th of 39

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Wahkiakum County, Washington

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Wahkiakum County is $1,366.00 per year, based on a median home value of $206,800.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.66% of property value.

Wahkiakum 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 thirty-nine counties in Washington, Wahkiakum County is ranked 32nd by median property taxes, and 35th by median tax as percentage of home value.

Wahkiakum County has lower property taxes than many other Washington counties. The median home value is $206,800.00, compared to the median property value in Washington of $287,200.00

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 Wahkiakum County Tax Assessor.

Wahkiakum County's Property Tax Is Higher Than Average

32nd out of 39

By median yearly property tax

35th out of 39

By percentage of median home value

22nd out of 39

By percentage of median income

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

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

Wahkiakum County is located in Washington, which is ranked 12th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Wahkiakum County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

950th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

1907th out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

610th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how Washington 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 Washington property tax page.

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Wahkiakum County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Wahkiakum County are the responsibility of the Wahkiakum County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Cathlamet, Washington.

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