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Avg. 1.39% of home value
Yearly median tax in Jefferson County

The median property tax in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania is $1,115 per year for a home worth the median value of $80,100. Jefferson County collects, on average, 1.39% of a property's assessed fair market value as property tax.

Pennsylvania is ranked 1307th of the 3143 counties in the United States, in order of the median amount of property taxes collected.

The average yearly property tax paid by Jefferson County residents amounts to about 2.52% of their yearly income. Jefferson County is ranked 949th of the 3143 counties for property taxes as a percentage of median income.

You can use the Pennsylvania property tax map to the left to compare Jefferson County's property tax to other counties in Pennsylvania. Chester County collects the highest property tax in Pennsylvania, levying an average of $4,192.00 (1.25% of median home value) yearly in property taxes, while Forest County has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average tax of $860.00 (1.08% of median home value) per year.

To compare Jefferson County with property tax rates in other states, see our map of property taxes by state.

Jefferson County Property Tax Rate

Because Jefferson County uses a complicated formula to determine the property tax owed on any individual property, it's not possible to condense it to a simple tax rate, like you could with an income or sales tax.

Instead, we provide property tax information based on the statistical median of all taxable properties in Jefferson County. The median property tax amount is based on the median Jefferson County property value of $80,100. You can use these numbers as a reliable benchmark for comparing Jefferson County's property taxes with property taxes in other areas.

Our data allows you to compare Jefferson County's property taxes by median property tax in dollars, median property tax as a percentage of home value, and median property tax as a percentage of the Jefferson County median household income.

Jefferson County Property Taxes
Median Property Tax As Percentage Of Income As Percentage Of Property Value
$1,115 ± $27 (1307th of 3143) 2.52 ± 0.09% (949th of 3143) 1.39 ± 0.05% (580th of 3143)

Note: This page provides general information about property taxes in Jefferson County. If you need specific tax information or property records about a property in Jefferson County, contact the Jefferson County Tax Assessor's Office.

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