Connecticut Property Tax Information (2012-2013) [Go To Different State]
Connecticut Property Taxes [Go To Different State]
The median property tax in Connecticut is $4,738.00 per year for a home worth the median value of $291,200.00. Connecticut counties collect an average of 1.63% of a property's estimated fair market value as property tax.
Connecticut has one of the highest average property tax rates in the country, with only one states levying higher property taxes.
Connecticut's median income is $85,993 per year - the average yearly property tax paid by Connecticut residents amounts to 5.51% of their yearly income. Connecticut is ranked 4th of the 50 states for property taxes as a percentage of median income.
The exact property tax levied depends on the county in Connecticut the property is located in. Fairfield County collects the highest property tax in Connecticut, levying an average of $6,221.00 (1.3%) yearly in property taxes, while Windham County has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average tax of $2,970.00 (1.29%) per year.
|Median Property Tax||Percentage Of Income||Percentage Of Property Value|
|$4,738 (2nd of 50)||5.51% (4th of 50)||1.63% (7th of 50)|
Connecticut Property Tax Calculator
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 Connecticut Property Tax Estimator Tool to calculate your approximate yearly property tax based on average property tax rates across Connecticut.
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.
You can choose any county from our list of Connecticut counties for detailed information on that county's property tax, including average tax amounts and a county-specific tax calculator tool.