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South Dakota Personal Property Taxes

$1,620.00

Avg. 1.28% of home value
Tax amount varies by county

The median property tax in South Dakota is $1,620.00 per year for a home worth the median value of $126,200.00. Counties in South Dakota collect an average of 1.28% of a property's assesed fair market value as property tax per year.

South Dakota is ranked number twenty seven out of the fifty states, in order of the average amount of property taxes collected.

South Dakota's median income is $56,323 per year, so the median yearly property tax paid by South Dakota residents amounts to approximately % of their yearly income. South Dakota is ranked 23rd of the 50 states for property taxes as a percentage of median income.

The exact property tax levied depends on the county in South Dakota the property is located in. Lincoln County collects the highest property tax in South Dakota, levying an average of $2,470.00 (1.46% of median home value) yearly in property taxes, while Mellette County has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average tax of $510.00 (1.02% of median home value) per year.

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

South Dakota Property Tax Rates

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

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

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

South Dakota Property Taxes
Median Property Tax Percentage Of Income Percentage Of Property Value
$1,620 (27th of 50) 2.88% (23rd of 50) 1.28% (16th of 50)

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South Dakota Property Tax Calculator

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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 South Dakota Property Tax Estimator Tool to calculate your approximate yearly property tax based on median property tax rates across South Dakota.

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.

South Dakota Property Taxes By County

You can choose any county from our list of South Dakota 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 South Dakota 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 South Dakota By County
Aurora County
$946
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Beadle County
$1,342
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Bennett County
$800
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Bon Homme County
$1,147
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Brookings County
$1,913
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Brown County
$1,661
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Brule County
$982
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Buffalo County
$1,161
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Butte County
$1,543
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Campbell County
$597
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Charles Mix County
$1,049
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Clark County
$773
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Clay County
$1,720
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Codington County
$1,461
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Corson County
$630
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Custer County
$1,554
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Davison County
$1,513
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Day County
$925
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Deuel County
$942
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Dewey County
$680
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Douglas County
$1,022
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Edmunds County
$907
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Fall River County
$1,125
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Faulk County
$558
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Grant County
$1,080
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Gregory County
$791
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Haakon County
$724
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Hamlin County
$1,088
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Hand County
$910
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Hanson County
$1,217
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Harding County
$829
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Hughes County
$1,711
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Hutchinson County
$1,089
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Hyde County
$987
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Jackson County
$783
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Jerauld County
$805
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Jones County
$761
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Kingsbury County
$914
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Lake County
$1,400
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Lawrence County
$1,851
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Lincoln County
$2,470
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Lyman County
$772
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Marshall County
$890
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McCook County
$1,281
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McPherson County
$780
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Meade County
$1,934
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Mellette County
$510
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Miner County
$929
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Minnehaha County
$2,062
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Moody County
$1,378
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Pennington County
$1,995
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Perkins County
$837
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Potter County
$863
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Roberts County
$1,071
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Sanborn County
$776
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Shannon County
$748
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Spink County
$988
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Stanley County
$1,244
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Sully County
$772
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Todd County
$818
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Tripp County
$900
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Turner County
$1,232
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Union County
$1,562
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Walworth County
$1,054
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Yankton County
$1,590
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Ziebach County
$605
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