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Michigan Personal Property Taxes

$2,145.00

Avg. 1.62% of home value
Tax amount varies by county

The median property tax in Michigan is $2,145.00 per year for a home worth the median value of $132,200.00. Counties in Michigan collect an average of 1.62% of a property's assesed fair market value as property tax per year.

Michigan is ranked number eighteen out of the fifty states, in order of the average amount of property taxes collected.

Michigan's median income is $55,244 per year, so the median yearly property tax paid by Michigan residents amounts to approximately % of their yearly income. Michigan is ranked 10th of the 50 states for property taxes as a percentage of median income.

The exact property tax levied depends on the county in Michigan the property is located in. Washtenaw County collects the highest property tax in Michigan, levying an average of $3,913.00 (1.81% of median home value) yearly in property taxes, while Luce County has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average tax of $739.00 (0.86% of median home value) per year.

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

Michigan Property Tax Rates

Property taxes are collected on a county level, and each county in Michigan 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 Michigan.

Instead, Tax-Rates.org provides property tax statistics based on the taxes owed on millions of properties across Michigan. 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 Michigan.

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

Michigan Property Taxes
Median Property Tax Percentage Of Income Percentage Of Property Value
$2,145 (18th of 50) 3.88% (10th of 50) 1.62% (8th 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 Michigan Property Tax Estimator Tool to calculate your approximate yearly property tax based on median property tax rates across Michigan.

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.

Michigan Property Taxes By County

You can choose any county from our list of Michigan 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 Michigan 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 Michigan By County
Alcona County
$1,012
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Alger County
$1,182
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Allegan County
$1,991
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Alpena County
$1,244
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Antrim County
$1,491
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Arenac County
$1,300
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Baraga County
$1,245
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Barry County
$1,778
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Bay County
$1,756
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Benzie County
$1,371
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Berrien County
$1,583
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Branch County
$1,363
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Calhoun County
$1,800
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Cass County
$1,393
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Charlevoix County
$1,765
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Cheboygan County
$1,113
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Chippewa County
$1,332
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Clare County
$973
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Clinton County
$2,428
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Crawford County
$1,216
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Delta County
$1,253
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Dickinson County
$1,438
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Eaton County
$2,254
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Emmet County
$1,915
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Genesee County
$1,945
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Gladwin County
$1,364
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Gogebic County
$985
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Grand Traverse County
$2,120
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Gratiot County
$1,217
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Hillsdale County
$1,342
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Houghton County
$1,052
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Huron County
$1,404
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Ingham County
$2,719
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Ionia County
$1,580
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Iosco County
$1,059
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Iron County
$948
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Isabella County
$1,587
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Jackson County
$1,705
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Kalamazoo County
$2,355
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Kalkaska County
$1,123
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Kent County
$2,296
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Keweenaw County
$895
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Lake County
$978
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Lapeer County
$1,791
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Leelanau County
$2,014
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Lenawee County
$1,950
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Livingston County
$2,727
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Luce County
$739
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Mackinac County
$1,217
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Macomb County
$2,739
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Manistee County
$1,375
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Marquette County
$1,322
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Mason County
$1,420
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Mecosta County
$1,342
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Menominee County
$1,035
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Midland County
$1,946
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Missaukee County
$1,139
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Monroe County
$2,057
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Montcalm County
$1,364
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Montmorency County
$912
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Muskegon County
$1,670
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Newaygo County
$1,509
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Oakland County
$3,573
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Oceana County
$1,344
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Ogemaw County
$1,057
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Ontonagon County
$922
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Osceola County
$1,148
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Oscoda County
$840
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Otsego County
$1,236
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Ottawa County
$2,259
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Presque Isle County
$1,128
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Roscommon County
$1,182
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Saginaw County
$1,673
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Sanilac County
$1,289
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Schoolcraft County
$884
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Shiawassee County
$1,609
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St. Clair County
$2,023
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St. Joseph County
$1,333
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Tuscola County
$1,427
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Van Buren County
$1,800
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Washtenaw County
$3,913
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Wayne County
$2,506
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Wexford County
$1,458
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