New Jersey Property Taxes

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Property Tax Rates in New Jersey by county. Click on the map below to view rates for a particular county.

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Property Taxes vary across New Jersey based on County. The average Property Tax Rate in New Jersey is 2.33%.

The highest state average Property Tax Rate in the United States is 2.33% in New Jersey. The lowest state average Property Tax Rate in the United States is 0.27% in Hawaii.

View the Property Taxes Overview for detailed information about Property Taxes. Click on a specific county on the map or from the table below for detailed Property Tax information. You can also learn how property taxes are calculated and about their history.

How does New Jersey compare?

The highest Property Tax Rate, in New Jersey is 3.27% in Camden County. The lowest Property Tax Rate, is 1.36% in Cape May County.

New Jersey (2.33%) has a 128.4% higher Property Tax Rate, than the average of the US (1.02%).

New Jersey is rank 1st out of 52 States and territories. The Property Tax Rates are higher than all other States and territories. New Jersey is the most expensive State or territory in terms of Property Tax Rates.

Learn how property taxes affect the cost of homes and rents in an New Jersey.

Average Property Taxes for New Jersey

Property Tax Rate
Property Value
Property Tax
Counties in New Jersey (21)
County Rank Property Tax Rate Property Value Property Tax
Camden County 1st 3.27% $241,300 $7,895
Salem County 2nd 3.19% $208,200 $6,638
Gloucester County 3rd 2.95% $265,200 $7,821
Warren County 4th 2.66% $302,300 $8,039
Atlantic County 5th 2.63% $254,100 $6,683
Mercer County 6th 2.62% $327,600 $8,576
Sussex County 7th 2.60% $322,300 $8,366
Cumberland County 8th 2.58% $192,900 $4,986
Burlington County 9th 2.56% $304,600 $7,802
Passaic County 10th 2.42% $413,500 $10,001
Middlesex County 11th 2.29% $411,900 $9,428
Union County 12th 2.18% $458,000 $10,001
Essex County 13th 2.14% $466,500 $10,001
Hunterdon County 14th 2.09% $478,600 $10,001
Somerset County 15th 2.04% $489,500 $10,001
Hudson County 16th 1.91% $486,900 $9,314
Monmouth County 17th 1.89% $519,300 $9,830
Morris County 18th 1.88% $531,800 $10,001
Ocean County 19th 1.87% $343,500 $6,433
Bergen County 20th 1.78% $561,500 $10,001
Cape May County 21st 1.36% $372,300 $5,071

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