• Welcome

    Contact Ryan to begin searching for your dream home today!

    Whether you are buying or selling, Ryan is dedicated to providing a smooth real estate experience.

  • Ryan Halset, ABR reviews
  • Blog Stats

    • 30,921 hits

Where do my property taxes go? (King County, Wa)

Do you ever wonder where your property tax dollars go? I pulled up the information for an average home in the Seattle area – and here’s the breakdown of where tax dollars area going (primarily to schools, state, and city):

Distribution Information Dollars Percent *
State $601.90 16.4%
Local School $1,417.86 38.7%
County $353.27 9.6%
City $368.41 10.1%
Road $0.00 0.0%
Port $59.05 1.6%
Ferry $0.95 0.0%
Fire $305.62 8.3%
Hospital $0.00 0.0%
Flood $28.98 0.8%
Library $145.55 4.0%
EMS $79.20 2.2%
Other $0.00 0.0%
Fees & Charges $303.48 8.3%
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: