New York Property Tax Information (2012-2013) [Go To Different State]
New York Property Taxes [Go To Different State]
The median property tax in New York is $3,755.00 per year for a home worth the median value of $306,000.00. New York counties collect an average of 1.23% of a property's estimated fair market value as property tax.
New York has one of the highest average property tax rates in the country, with only three states levying higher property taxes.
New York's median income is $74,777 per year - the average yearly property tax paid by New York residents amounts to 5.02% of their yearly income. New York is ranked 6th of the 50 states for property taxes as a percentage of median income.
The exact property tax levied depends on the county in New York the property is located in. Westchester County collects the highest property tax in New York, levying an average of $9,003.00 (1.62%) yearly in property taxes, while St. Lawrence County has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average tax of $1,674.00 (2.1%) per year.
|Median Property Tax||Percentage Of Income||Percentage Of Property Value|
|$3,755 (4th of 50)||5.02% (6th of 50)||1.23% (17th of 50)|
New York 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 New York Property Tax Estimator Tool to calculate your approximate yearly property tax based on average property tax rates across New York.
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 New York counties for detailed information on that county's property tax, including average tax amounts and a county-specific tax calculator tool.