Special Report

The State With the Highest Property Taxes

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10. Iowa
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.43% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,698 (14th highest)
> Median home value: $158,900 (9th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 70.5% (10th highest)
> Median household income: $61,691 (21st lowest)

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9. Ohio
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.52% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,355 (20th lowest)
> Median home value: $157,200 (8th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 66.0% (21st lowest)
> Median household income: $58,642 (15th lowest)

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8. Wisconsin
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.53% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,676 (19th highest)
> Median home value: $197,200 (21st lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 67.2% (20th highest)
> Median household income: $64,168 (21st highest)

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7. Nebraska
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.54% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $2,001 (12th highest)
> Median home value: $172,700 (14th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 66.3% (24th lowest)
> Median household income: $63,229 (25th highest)

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6. Texas
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.60% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,948 (13th highest)
> Median home value: $200,400 (22nd lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 61.9% (7th lowest)
> Median household income: $64,034 (22nd highest)