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Jackson County West Virginia Property Tax

$584.00 11th of 55

Median Property Tax In Jackson County, West Virginia


Median Home Value In
Jackson County, West Virginia

0.57% 16th of 55

Median Property Tax
As Percentage Of Home Value


Median Income In
Jackson County, West Virginia

The median property tax (also known as real estate tax) in Jackson County is $584.00 per year, based on a median home value of $102,100.00 and a median effective property tax rate of 0.57% of property value.

Jackson 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 fifty-five counties in West Virginia, Jackson County is ranked 11th by median property taxes, and 16th by median tax as percentage of home value.

Jackson County's higher property taxes are partially due to property values, as the median home value in Jackson County is $102,100.00. For comparison, the state-wide median property value is $94,500.00

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 Jackson County Tax Assessor.

Jackson County's Property Tax Is Lower Than Average

11th out of 55

By median yearly property tax

16th out of 55

By percentage of median home value

12th out of 55

By percentage of median income

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

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

Jackson County is located in West Virginia, which is ranked 48th highest of the 50 states by median property tax. Here's how Jackson County's property tax compares to the 3,142 other counties nationwide:

2247th out of 3143

By median yearly property tax

2231st out of 3143

By percentage of median home value

2357th out of 3143

By percentage of median income

To see how West Virginia 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 West Virginia property tax page.

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Jackson County Property Tax Assessor

Property tax assessments in Jackson County are the responsibility of the Jackson County Tax Assessor, whose office is located in Ripley, West Virginia.

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