Louisiana Property Tax Information (2012-2013) [Go To Different State]
Louisiana Property Taxes [Go To Different State]
The median property tax in Louisiana is $243.00 per year for a home worth the median value of $135,400.00. Louisiana counties collect an average of 0.18% of a property's estimated fair market value as property tax.
Louisiana has one of the lowest median property tax rates in the United States, with only states collecting a lower median property tax than Louisiana.
Louisiana's median income is $54,216 per year - the average yearly property tax paid by Louisiana residents amounts to 0.45% of their yearly income. Louisiana is ranked 50th of the 50 states for property taxes as a percentage of median income.
The exact property tax levied depends on the county in Louisiana the property is located in. St. Tammany Parish collects the highest property tax in Louisiana, levying an average of $1,335.00 (0.66%) yearly in property taxes, while Acadia Parish has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average tax of $-1.00 (-1%) per year.
|Median Property Tax||Percentage Of Income||Percentage Of Property Value|
|$243 (50th of 50)||0.45% (50th of 50)||0.18% (50th of 50)|
Louisiana 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 Louisiana Property Tax Estimator Tool to calculate your approximate yearly property tax based on average property tax rates across Louisiana.
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 Louisiana counties for detailed information on that county's property tax, including average tax amounts and a county-specific tax calculator tool.