U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Texas
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Old 01-24-2012, 02:16 PM
zix zix started this thread
79 posts, read 231,571 times
Reputation: 51


Where can I find a link for property tax rate comparisons for Texas metro areas or large Texas cities? Does one exist?

This link is misleading, because it only shows the county rates, so someone living in the city, would have a far higher rate for the schools, hospitals, etc than someone in the same county, but living far outside the city with all the amenities.

Texas Total County Property Tax Rates 1996 - 2010 (http://www.county.org/resources/countydata/products/taxrates/index.html - broken link)

I was hoping to find a similar table, but that shows metro area tax rates or big city tax rates, such as
Fort Worth
San Antonio
El Paso

or a table for the property tax rates for the biggest city by population within all 254 counties, such as Dallas in Dallas County, Ft Worth in Tarrant County, El Paso in El Paso County, Corpus Christi in Neuces County, etc.
Quick reply to this message

Old 01-24-2012, 02:51 PM
15,833 posts, read 32,126,880 times
Reputation: 5842
NAHB: Property Tax Rates After the Housing Downturn



this chart of county/city comparison is from 1999 so pretty out of date

these probably arent what you want but the tax rate fluctuates from city to city and ISD to ISD within a city/county so there are lots of changes within the DFW metro area or Houston metro or Austin or SA metro areas

in some states all ISDs are by county so there is no variation in school tax rate within towns in that county--not so TX
Quick reply to this message
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply

Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

Hide US histogram

Over $99,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Texas

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2015, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 - Top