States With the Highest (and Lowest) Property Taxes

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45. South Carolina
> Effective property tax rate: 0.5%
> Median home value: $153,900 (14th lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $1,080 (19th lowest)
> Median household income: $49,501 (10th lowest)

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44. Colorado
> Effective property tax rate: 0.6%
> Median home value: $314,200 (5th highest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $1,365 (23rd highest)
> Median household income: $65,685 (12th highest)

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43. Delaware
> Effective property tax rate: 0.6%
> Median home value: $243,400 (16th highest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $828 (6th lowest)
> Median household income: $61,757 (15th highest)

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42. Arkansas
> Effective property tax rate: 0.6%
> Median home value: $123,300 (3rd lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $675 (3rd lowest)
> Median household income: $44,334 (3rd lowest)

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41. Mississippi
> Effective property tax rate: 0.6%
> Median home value: $113,900 (the lowest)
> Per capita property tax collections: $916 (10th lowest)
> Median household income: $41,754 (the lowest)