Special Report

The State With the Highest Property Taxes

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15. Kansas
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.28% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,604 (23rd highest)
> Median home value: $163,200 (10th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 66.5% (25th lowest)
> Median household income: $62,087 (24th lowest)

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14. New York
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.30% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $3,037 (4th highest)
> Median home value: $338,700 (8th highest)
> Homeownership rate: 53.5% (the lowest)
> Median household income: $72,108 (14th highest)

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13. Michigan
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.31% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,464 (23rd lowest)
> Median home value: $169,600 (12th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 71.6% (5th highest)
> Median household income: $59,584 (19th lowest)

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12. Rhode Island
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.37% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $2,429 (7th highest)
> Median home value: $283,000 (13th highest)
> Homeownership rate: 61.7% (6th lowest)
> Median household income: $71,169 (15th highest)

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11. Pennsylvania
> Aggregate property taxes paid: 1.43% of state home value
> Per capita property taxes: $1,584 (25th highest)
> Median home value: $192,600 (19th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 68.4% (16th highest)
> Median household income: $63,463 (23rd highest)