Texas (TX) Property Tax Info
|Property Tax Rank in US (best =1)||38|
|Corporate Tax Rank in US (best =1)||47|
|Sales Tax Rank in US (best =1)||36|
|Effective Real-Estate Tax Rate||1.80%|
|Is Personal Property Taxable||Yes|
|Texas State Website||http://texas.gov/|
|Largest Metro Area||6,997,384|
Texas Property Tax Rate
Texas Property taxes are the seventh-highest in the U.S., as the average effective property tax rate in the Lone Star State is 1.69%. Compare that to the national average, which currently stands at 1.07%. The typical Texas homeowner pays $3,390 annually in property taxes.
Texas has some of the highest property taxes in the U.S. The average effective property tax rate in the Lone Star State is 1.69%, well above the national average of 1.07%.
Arlington Property taxes are higher in Fort Worth than in Arlington. Residents of both cities pay the county’s general rate of 0.234%. In Fort Worth, however, the city rate is 0.748% and the school district rate is 1.378%, which adds up to a total rate of 2.36%. In Arlington, the total rate is less at about 2.244%.
For Real Property
- Texas Property Tax Filing Deadline April 15
- Texas Property Tax Appeal Deadline 30 days from the date of notice or May 15
For Business Personal Property
- BPP Appeal Deadline May-Jun, 30 days after notices are issued