Property taxes are only part of the picture | South Salem Real Estate


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Do you think your state’s property tax burden is too high?

Before you start complaining how high property taxes are in your state, take a look at the charts below to see not only property taxes are in your state, but total taxes.

Your property taxes may be high for a reason — for example, if, like Florida, your state has no income tax.

First, see how property taxes in your state compare with those in the other 49 states. The following chart shows the amount of local and state property taxes collected per capita in each state in 2009.

Property tax collections by state

State Property tax collections, per capita Rank
Alabama $503 50
Alaska $1,728 10
Arizona $1,119 32
Arkansas $549 49
California $1,465 15
Colorado $1,277 24
Connecticut $2,473 2
Delaware $712 43
Florida $1,589 13
Georgia $1,092 34
Hawaii $983 35
Idaho $813 40
Illinois $1,782 9
Indiana $1,124 31
Iowa $1,305 22
Kansas $1,353 19
Kentucky $663 46
Louisiana $702 45
Maine $1,640 11
Maryland $1,205 27
Massachusetts $1,874 8
Michigan $1,452 16
Minnesota $1,346 20
Mississippi $793 41
Missouri $929 37
Montana $1,301 23
Nebraska $1,437 17
Nevada $1,318 21
New Hampshire $2,240 3
New Jersey $2,663 1
New Mexico $606 47
New York $2,136 5
North Carolina $867 38
North Dakota $1,165 29
Ohio $1,135 30
Oklahoma $597 48
Oregon $1,172 28
Pennsylvania $1,227 25
Rhode Island $2,018 7
South Carolina $970 36
South Dakota $1,111 33
Tennessee $748 42
Texas $1,475 14
Utah $863 39
Vermont $2,056 6
Virginia $1,431 18
Washington $1,226 26
West Virginia $709 44
Wisconsin $1,633 12
Wyoming $2,285 4

Source: taxfoundation.org.

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