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Mississippi Personal Property Taxes

$508.00

Avg. 0.52% of home value
Tax amount varies by county

The median property tax in Mississippi is $508.00 per year for a home worth the median value of $98,000.00. Counties in Mississippi collect an average of 0.52% of a property's assesed fair market value as property tax per year.

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

Mississippi's median income is $45,925 per year, so the median yearly property tax paid by Mississippi residents amounts to approximately % of their yearly income. Mississippi is ranked 46th of the 50 states for property taxes as a percentage of median income.

The exact property tax levied depends on the county in Mississippi the property is located in. Madison County collects the highest property tax in Mississippi, levying an average of $1,204.00 (0.66% of median home value) yearly in property taxes, while Amite County has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average tax of $281.00 (0.39% of median home value) per year.

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

Mississippi Property Tax Rates

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

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

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

Mississippi Property Taxes
Median Property Tax Percentage Of Income Percentage Of Property Value
$508 (47th of 50) 1.11% (46th of 50) 0.52% (43rd 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 Mississippi Property Tax Estimator Tool to calculate your approximate yearly property tax based on median property tax rates across Mississippi.

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.

Mississippi Property Taxes By County

You can choose any county from our list of Mississippi 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 Mississippi 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 Mississippi By County
Adams County
$567
Tax Assessor
Alcorn County
$445
Tax Assessor
Amite County
$281
Tax Assessor
Attala County
$525
Tax Assessor
Benton County
$448
Tax Assessor
Bolivar County
$659
Tax Assessor
Calhoun County
$440
Tax Assessor
Carroll County
$487
Tax Assessor
Chickasaw County
$480
Tax Assessor
Choctaw County
$393
Tax Assessor
Claiborne County
$330
Tax Assessor
Clarke County
$351
Tax Assessor
Clay County
$543
Tax Assessor
Coahoma County
$562
Tax Assessor
Copiah County
$487
Tax Assessor
Covington County
$369
Tax Assessor
DeSoto County
$1,067
Tax Assessor
Forrest County
$937
Tax Assessor
Franklin County
$484
Tax Assessor
George County
$574
Tax Assessor
Greene County
$497
Tax Assessor
Grenada County
$626
Tax Assessor
Hancock County
$795
Tax Assessor
Harrison County
$826
Tax Assessor
Hinds County
$826
Tax Assessor
Holmes County
$390
Tax Assessor
Humphreys County
$468
Tax Assessor
Issaquena County
$286
Tax Assessor
Itawamba County
$449
Tax Assessor
Jackson County
$942
Tax Assessor
Jasper County
$454
Tax Assessor
Jefferson County
$512
Tax Assessor
Jefferson Davis County
$352
Tax Assessor
Jones County
$527
Tax Assessor
Kemper County
$411
Tax Assessor
Lafayette County
$924
Tax Assessor
Lamar County
$1,030
Tax Assessor
Lauderdale County
$733
Tax Assessor
Lawrence County
$406
Tax Assessor
Leake County
$420
Tax Assessor
Lee County
$788
Tax Assessor
Leflore County
$570
Tax Assessor
Lincoln County
$522
Tax Assessor
Lowndes County
$632
Tax Assessor
Madison County
$1,204
Tax Assessor
Marion County
$507
Tax Assessor
Marshall County
$581
Tax Assessor
Monroe County
$543
Tax Assessor
Montgomery County
$541
Tax Assessor
Neshoba County
$500
Tax Assessor
Newton County
$497
Tax Assessor
Noxubee County
$555
Tax Assessor
Oktibbeha County
$698
Tax Assessor
Panola County
$505
Tax Assessor
Pearl River County
$733
Tax Assessor
Perry County
$427
Tax Assessor
Pike County
$536
Tax Assessor
Pontotoc County
$526
Tax Assessor
Prentiss County
$445
Tax Assessor
Quitman County
$389
Tax Assessor
Rankin County
$798
Tax Assessor
Scott County
$405
Tax Assessor
Sharkey County
$479
Tax Assessor
Simpson County
$390
Tax Assessor
Smith County
$422
Tax Assessor
Stone County
$686
Tax Assessor
Sunflower County
$623
Tax Assessor
Tallahatchie County
$350
Tax Assessor
Tate County
$622
Tax Assessor
Tippah County
$390
Tax Assessor
Tishomingo County
$286
Tax Assessor
Tunica County
$-1
Tax Assessor
Union County
$474
Tax Assessor
Walthall County
$521
Tax Assessor
Warren County
$642
Tax Assessor
Washington County
$606
Tax Assessor
Wayne County
$325
Tax Assessor
Webster County
$408
Tax Assessor
Wilkinson County
$326
Tax Assessor
Winston County
$349
Tax Assessor
Yalobusha County
$515
Tax Assessor
Yazoo County
$627
Tax Assessor
 

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