Special Report

The State With the Highest Property Taxes

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45. West Virginia
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 0.53% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $956 (9th lowest)
> Median home value: $124,600 (the lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 73.4% (the highest)
> Median household income: $48,850 (2nd lowest)

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44. South Carolina
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 0.53% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,196 (19th lowest)
> Median home value: $179,800 (15th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 70.3% (12th highest)
> Median household income: $56,227 (10th lowest)

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43. Utah
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 0.56% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,052 (14th lowest)
> Median home value: $330,300 (10th highest)
> Homeownership rate: 70.6% (9th highest)
> Median household income: $75,780 (11th highest)

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42. Nevada
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 0.56% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,026 (12th lowest)
> Median home value: $317,800 (11th highest)
> Homeownership rate: 56.6% (3rd lowest)
> Median household income: $63,276 (24th highest)

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41. Delaware
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 0.59% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $923 (8th lowest)
> Median home value: $261,700 (17th highest)
> Homeownership rate: 70.3% (11th highest)
> Median household income: $70,176 (16th highest)