Special Report

The State With the Highest Property Taxes

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20. Maryland
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.01% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,691 (17th highest)
> Median home value: $332,500 (9th highest)
> Homeownership rate: 66.8% (23rd highest)
> Median household income: $86,738 (the highest)

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19. Minnesota
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.05% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,639 (21st highest)
> Median home value: $246,700 (21st highest)
> Homeownership rate: 71.9% (3rd highest)
> Median household income: $74,593 (13th highest)

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18. Massachusetts
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.08% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $2,562 (6th highest)
> Median home value: $418,600 (3rd highest)
> Homeownership rate: 62.2% (8th lowest)
> Median household income: $85,843 (2nd highest)

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17. South Dakota
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.14% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,575 (25th lowest)
> Median home value: $185,000 (17th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 67.8% (18th highest)
> Median household income: $59,533 (18th lowest)

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16. Maine
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.20% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $2,241 (9th highest)
> Median home value: $200,500 (23rd lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 72.2% (2nd highest)
> Median household income: $58,924 (16th lowest)