How much does the average household in your county pay in property taxes, and how does your county stack up to the rest of the nation? Use our interactive map to explore property tax rates and home values at the county level nationwide. Click a county to zoom in, and click it again to zoom out. Darker colors indicate higher values; grey shading indicates unavailable data.
For more, read the new Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center policy brief, "Residential Property Taxes in the United States," by Benjamin H. Harris and Brian David Moore »
Average annual property taxes, 2007-2011, in dollars
Interactive by Christopher Ingraham
Source: State & Local Government Finance Initiative. The Urban Institute-Brookings Institution Tax Policy Center. Data from U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (2005-2012). Date of Access: (20-Sep-2013).