Understanding Nevada Property Taxes
Overview of Nevada Taxes
Nevada collects a total of $23,695,523,000 in revenue every year. Of that, $3,007,466,000 comes from property taxes, or 12.7% of total revenue. As a result, Nevada has the 29th highest property tax rate in the country, which is 18.3% less than the national average of 1.06%. Generally speaking, states where property taxes make up a higher percentage of total state revenue have higher property tax rates, and states where property taxes make up a smaller percentage of state revenue have lower property tax rates.
How does this translate to what homeowners actually pay? The average home value across Nevada is $212,539, meaning the average Nevada homeowner pays 0.87% of their home value every year in property taxes, or $8.70 for every $1,000 in home value.
Property Tax Calendar
Nevada's property tax system is governed by state statute, which means that despite significant variation in what homeowners in different parts of Nevada, there are important constants. Nevada's assessment date, which is both the point in time when the owner of a property is liable for property tax and the point in time at the property's value is determined, is July 1. Nevada property tax appeals, which allow homeowners to contest the assessment, starts January 15. The date which property tax bills become due on is 3rd Monday of August, October, Janurary & March.
Property Tax Calculator
If you are are a current homeowner in Nevada or are looking at buying a specific property in Nevada, check out our Nevada Property Tax Calculator to determine if you should consider appealing your property tax assessment.
Property Tax Tool
If you are planning to buy a home in Nevada and want to understand the size of your property tax bill, check out our Nevada Property Tax Tool to see what your bill would be.
Property Tax Information for Nevada Counties
The table below will help provide more information about how property taxes work in each county in Nevada.
|County||Average Home Value||Average Tax Bill||Bill per $1,000|
|White Pine County||$129,781||$899||$6.90|
Want to learn more about Nevada property taxes? Check out out our county-specific property tax pages linked below:
|Churchill County||Clark County||Douglas County|
|Elko County||Esmeralda County||Eureka County|
|Humboldt County||Lander County||Lincoln County|
|Lyon County||Mineral County||Nye County|
|Pershing County||Storey County||Washoe County|
|White Pine County||Carson City|