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States With the Highest (and Lowest) Property Taxes

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35. Nevada
> Effective property tax rate: 0.75%
> Median home value: $258,200 (15th highest)
> Per capita property taxes: $959.26 (11th lowest)
> Median household income: $58,003 (25th lowest)

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34. California
> Effective property tax rate: 0.76%
> Median home value: $509,400 (2nd highest)
> Per capita property taxes: $1,450.91 (21st highest)
> Median household income: $71,805 (8th highest)

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33. Montana
> Effective property tax rate: 0.76%
> Median home value: $231,300 (18th highest)
> Per capita property taxes: $1,508.57 (19th highest)
> Median household income: $53,386 (14th lowest)

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32. Kentucky
> Effective property tax rate: 0.80%
> Median home value: $141,000 (5th lowest)
> Per capita property taxes: $781.04 (5th lowest)
> Median household income: $48,375 (7th lowest)

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31. Virginia
> Effective property tax rate: 0.84%
> Median home value: $273,400 (11th highest)
> Per capita property taxes: $1,520.01 (18th highest)
> Median household income: $71,535 (9th highest)

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