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States With the Highest (and Lowest) Property Taxes

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10. Rhode Island
> Effective property tax rate: 1.53%
> Median home value: $257,800 (16th highest)
> Per capita property taxes: $2,339.34 (7th highest)
> Median household income: $63,870 (15th highest)

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9. Ohio
> Effective property tax rate: 1.60%
> Median home value: $144,200 (8th lowest)
> Per capita property taxes: $1,271.45 (23rd lowest)
> Median household income: $54,021 (16th lowest)

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8. Connecticut
> Effective property tax rate: 1.62%
> Median home value: $273,100 (12th highest)
> Per capita property taxes: $2,846.51 (3rd highest)
> Median household income: $74,168 (5th highest)

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7. Nebraska
> Effective property tax rate: 1.67%
> Median home value: $155,800 (12th lowest)
> Per capita property taxes: $1,895.19 (12th highest)
> Median household income: $59,970 (21st highest)

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6. Texas
> Effective property tax rate: 1.70%
> Median home value: $172,200 (20th lowest)
> Per capita property taxes: $1,731.37 (13th highest)
> Median household income: $59,206 (23rd highest)

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