Comparison of Charlotte Property Taxes with Area Small Towns

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Falling leaves and frosty mornings are not the only things that arrive in the fall.  Fall months are also when property tax bills arrive in the mailbox.  Property owners in Charlotte NC and the surrounding areas have already received their 2012-13 property tax bills.

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How do property taxes in Charlotte compare with the taxes in surrounding towns?

Charlotte’s property taxes include taxes for Mecklenburg County plus City of Charlotte taxes.  Two other small towns located in Mecklenburg County are Matthews and Mint Hill.  A comparison of property taxes for these three municipalities is shown in the table below.  The taxes shown are calculated for a property assessed at $200,000.

Tax District Annual Taxes for $200,000 Home
Charlotte $2458
Matthews $2109
Mint Hill $2124


Some people advise moving outside Mecklenburg County to enjoy lower property taxes.  Union County NC is often considered a prime spot for lower taxes.  Let’s see how taxes compare in selected towns in Union County.

Tax District Annual Taxes for $200,000 Home
Monroe $2430
Waxhaw $2000
Indian Trail $1690
Weddington $1424
Wesley Chapel $1353


Click here to see 2012-2013 Union County property taxes for other towns.  Click here to learn more about property taxes in Mecklenburg County and in Union County.

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Copyright 2012.  Carol Fox.  Allen Tate Realtors.  *Comparison of Charlotte Property Taxes with Area Small Towns*

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