Analysis: Pima, Yuma and Cochise counties have highest property tax rates in Arizona

With an effective property tax rate of 1.04 percent, Pima County has the highest tax rate among Arizona counties, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

With an effective property tax rate of 1.04 percent, Pima County has the highest tax rate among Arizona counties, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

The data shows Pima County has 256,396 single-family homes with an average estimated value of about $244,000. The average tax amount is $2,535. The effective tax rate is the percentage of a home's value the owner pays in property taxes.

Rounding out the top five counties with the highest effective property taxes are Yuma (0.88 percent), Cochise (0.87 percent), Santa Cruz (0.82 percent) and Pinal (0.76 percent).. 

Coconino County (0.56 percent) had the lowest ranked property tax rate in Arizona. Only those counties with at least 10,000 single-family homes -- a total of 1,414 U.S. counties in all -- were part of the ATTOM Data Solutions analysis.

Property tax rates for Arizona counties

CountyMetro AreaPopulation Number of Single-Family Homes  Average Estimated Value  Average Property Tax Amount Effective Property Tax Rate
PimaTucson, AZ  998,537   256,396  $ 244,112  $ 2,535 1.04%
YumaYuma, AZ  202,987   39,168  $ 172,443  $ 1,513 0.88%
CochiseSierra Vista-Douglas, AZ  129,647   32,519  $ 158,347  $ 1,377 0.87%
Santa CruzNogales, AZ  47,073   11,654  $ 151,590  $ 1,239 0.82%
PinalPhoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ  389,772   107,454  $ 200,102  $ 1,529 0.76%
NavajoShow Low, AZ  107,656   21,722  $ 215,623  $ 1,638 0.76%
GilaPayson, AZ  53,165   17,480  $ 228,619  $ 1,732 0.76%
MaricopaPhoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ  4,018,143   1,094,695  $ 320,864  $ 1,997 0.62%
YavapaiPrescott, AZ  215,996   69,633  $ 338,553  $ 1,969 0.58%
MohaveLake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ  203,362   62,278  $ 227,805  $ 1,285 0.56%
CoconinoFlagstaff, AZ  136,701   22,581  $ 339,112  $ 1,884 0.56%
Source: ATTOM Data Solutions

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