2016 Tax Rates
Tax Rates are expressed in rate per $100 of assessed value. Example: A property valued at $100,000 with a combined tax rate of $0.798 would receive a tax bill of $798.00 (plus any associated solid waste fee(s) if applicable).
The County collects taxes for the Town of Walstonburg and their municipal taxes will appear on the County tax bill. For other towns, you will receive separate bills from the County and from the Town. Sticker Fees are an additional per car fee adopted by many municipalities.
G01 Countywide Tax Rate $0.786 (applies to all property)
||Fire Tax Rate
||Total Tax Rate
||Rainbow Fire District (Hookerton)
||Bullhead Fire District
||Maury Fire District
||Arba Fire District
||Shine Fire District
||Little Creek Fire District (Scuffleton)
||Contentnea Fire District (Snow Hill)
||Fort Run Fire District
||Jason Fire District
||Castoria Fire District
||Speight’s Bridge Fire District (Walstonburg)
Most unincorporated areas in the County are also in a Fire Tax District. Fire District Taxes are billed by the County on the same bill as County Taxes.
Solid Waste Fees
A Solid Waste Fee is assessed on each residence in the County. The standard Solid Waste Fee is $84.00/year. Half of this rate is for the purpose of maintaining Solid Waste & Recycling Convenience Sites across the County.
County Residences with contracts with private companies for garbage pickup AND Residences assessed with Municipal Taxes (and receiving Municipal garbage collection) qualify for a reduced solid waste fee of $42.00/year. This other half of the fee is for the purpose of maintaining the County Landfill.