States With the Highest (and Lowest) Property Taxes

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Charlotte North Carolina
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30. North Carolina
> Effective property tax rate: 0.8%
> Median home value: $160,100 (20th lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $903 (12th lowest)
> Median household income: $47,830 (10th lowest)

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Aerial View
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29. Oklahoma
> Effective property tax rate: 0.9%
> Median home value: $126,800 (4th lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $595 (2nd lowest)
> Median household income: $48,568 (12th lowest)

American Country, Farm, Indiana
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28. Indiana
> Effective property tax rate: 0.9%
> Median home value: $131,000 (6th lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $968 (15th lowest)
> Median household income: $50,532 (16th lowest)

Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia
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27. Georgia
> Effective property tax rate: 0.9%
> Median home value: $159,300 (19th lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $1,011 (19th lowest)
> Median household income: $51,244 (19th lowest)

Aerial Cityscape Kirkland, Washington Boat Harbor
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26. Washington
> Effective property tax rate: 0.9%
> Median home value: $284,000 (7th highest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $1,350 (23rd highest)
> Median household income: $64,129 (10th highest)