States With the Highest (and Lowest) Property Taxes

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Downtown Boise Idaho just after sundown with Capital building
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35. Idaho
> Effective property tax rate: 0.7%
> Median home value: $176,300 (24th lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $888 (10th lowest)
> Median household income: $48,275 (11th lowest)

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34. Montana
> Effective property tax rate: 0.8%
> Median home value: $209,500 (20th highest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $1,407 (20th highest)
> Median household income: $49,509 (14th lowest)

Skyline of downtown Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
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33. Tennessee
> Effective property tax rate: 0.8%
> Median home value: $150,600 (15th lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $838 (8th lowest)
> Median household income: $47,275 (9th lowest)

Horse farm at dawn, Kentucky
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32. Kentucky
> Effective property tax rate: 0.8%
> Median home value: $130,000 (5th lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $732 (5th lowest)
> Median household income: $45,215 (5th lowest)

City street in Old Town, Alexandria, Virginia
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31. Virginia
> Effective property tax rate: 0.8%
> Median home value: $257,800 (12th highest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $1,430 (18th highest)
> Median household income: $66,262 (8th highest)