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Alabama Property Taxes [Go To Different State]

Alabama Personal Property Taxes

$398.00

Avg. 0.33% of home value
Tax amount varies by county

The median property tax in Alabama is $398.00 per year for a home worth the median value of $119,600.00. Counties in Alabama collect an average of 0.33% of a property's assesed fair market value as property tax per year.

Alabama has one of the lowest median property tax rates in the United States, with only one states collecting a lower median property tax than Alabama.

Alabama's median income is $51,014 per year, so the median yearly property tax paid by Alabama residents amounts to approximately % of their yearly income. Alabama is ranked 49th of the 50 states for property taxes as a percentage of median income.

The exact property tax levied depends on the county in Alabama the property is located in. Shelby County collects the highest property tax in Alabama, levying an average of $905.00 (0.47% of median home value) yearly in property taxes, while Crenshaw County has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average tax of $206.00 (0.29% of median home value) per year.

For more localized property tax rates, find your county on the property tax map of Alabama to the left or in the county list below. Jump to county list ►

Alabama Property Tax Rates

Property taxes are collected on a county level, and each county in Alabama has its own method of assessing and collecting taxes. As a result, it's not possible to provide a single property tax rate that applies uniformly to all properties in Alabama.

Instead, Tax-Rates.org provides property tax statistics based on the taxes owed on millions of properties across Alabama. These statistics allow you to easily compare relative property taxes across different areas, and see how your property taxes compare to taxes on similar houses in Alabama.

The statistics provided here are state-wide. For more localized statistics, you can find your county in the Alabama property tax map or county list found on this page.

Alabama Property Taxes
Median Property Tax Percentage Of Income Percentage Of Property Value
$398 (49th of 50) 0.78% (49th of 50) 0.33% (48th of 50)

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While the exact property tax rate you will pay will vary by county and is set by the local property tax assessor, you can use the free Alabama Property Tax Estimator Tool to calculate your approximate yearly property tax based on median property tax rates across Alabama.

If you would like to get a more accurate property tax estimation, choose the county your property is located in from the list on the left. Property tax averages from this county will then be used to determine your estimated property tax.

Keep in mind that assessments are done on a property-by-property basis, and our calculators cannot take into account any specific features of your property that could result in property taxes that deviate from the average in your area.

Your county's property tax assessor will send you a bill detailing the exact amount of property tax you owe every year.

Alabama Property Taxes By County

You can choose any county from our list of Alabama counties for detailed information on that county's property tax, and the contact information for the county tax assessor's office. Alternatively, you can find your county on the Alabama property tax map found at the top of this page. Hint: Press Ctrl+F to search for your county's name

Median Property Taxes In Alabama By County
Autauga County
$366
Tax Assessor
Baldwin County
$557
Tax Assessor
Barbour County
$298
Tax Assessor
Bibb County
$210
Tax Assessor
Blount County
$352
Tax Assessor
Bullock County
$308
Tax Assessor
Butler County
$306
Tax Assessor
Calhoun County
$399
Tax Assessor
Chambers County
$259
Tax Assessor
Cherokee County
$360
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Chilton County
$385
Tax Assessor
Choctaw County
$-1
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Clarke County
$279
Tax Assessor
Clay County
$210
Tax Assessor
Cleburne County
$337
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Coffee County
$415
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Colbert County
$355
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Conecuh County
$314
Tax Assessor
Coosa County
$212
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Covington County
$265
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Crenshaw County
$206
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Cullman County
$291
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Dale County
$300
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Dallas County
$288
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DeKalb County
$269
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Elmore County
$367
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Escambia County
$336
Tax Assessor
Etowah County
$372
Tax Assessor
Fayette County
$-1
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Franklin County
$282
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Geneva County
$224
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Greene County
$242
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Hale County
$217
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Henry County
$334
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Houston County
$359
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Jackson County
$269
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Jefferson County
$802
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Lamar County
$-1
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Lauderdale County
$456
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Lawrence County
$281
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Lee County
$693
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Limestone County
$378
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Lowndes County
$279
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Macon County
$336
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Madison County
$667
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Marengo County
$265
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Marion County
$-1
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Marshall County
$388
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Mobile County
$601
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Monroe County
$244
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Montgomery County
$435
Tax Assessor
Morgan County
$427
Tax Assessor
Perry County
$-1
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Pickens County
$250
Tax Assessor
Pike County
$320
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Randolph County
$301
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Russell County
$407
Tax Assessor
Shelby County
$905
Tax Assessor
St. Clair County
$391
Tax Assessor
Sumter County
$250
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Talladega County
$340
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Tallapoosa County
$292
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Tuscaloosa County
$479
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Walker County
$232
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Washington County
$235
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Wilcox County
$246
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Winston County
$241
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