Tennessee Education Association
Tennessee School Systems Profile Rankings

Total Property Tax Rates 2012-2013
Rank System Total Tax Rate Rank System Total Tax Rate
1 Davidson County $ 4.66 Scott County $ 2.22
2 Shelby County 4.06 43 Lake County 2.22
3 Coffee County 3.25 44 Humphreys County 2.20
4 Marshall County 3.22 45 Henry County 2.20
5 Montgomery County 3.14 46 Polk County 2.18
6 Trousdale County 3.12 Roane County 2.18
7 Clay County 3.10 47 Weakley County 2.17
Morgan County 3.10 48 Marion County 2.17
8 Benton County 2.94 49 Blount County 2.15
9 Robertson County 2.89 Carter County 2.15
10 Dickson County 2.85 Madison County 2.15
Jackson County 2.85 50 Sequatchie County 2.14
11 Putnam County 2.81 51 Bradley County 2.13
12 Cheatham County 2.78 52 Grundy County 2.10
13 Giles County 2.77 53 McNairy County 2.09
14 Hamilton County 2.77 54 Obion County 2.07
15 Lawrence County 2.74 Wayne County 2.07
16 Lauderdale County 2.70 55 Bledsoe County 2.07
17 Unicoi County 2.68 56 Jefferson County 2.05
18 Franklin County 2.67 57 Sumner County 2.02
19 Crockett County 2.64 58 Warren County 2.00
20 Maury County 2.60 59 Lincoln County 1.99
21 Houston County 2.59 60 Decatur County 1.99
22 Haywood County 2.58 Fentress County 1.99
23 Wilson County 2.57 Overton County 1.99
24 Anderson County 2.53 61 Monroe County 1.95
25 Chester County 2.52 62 Lewis County 1.92
26 Dyer County 2.50 63 Washington County 1.91
Grainger County 2.50 64 Meigs County 1.87
Hardeman County 2.50 65 Hamblen County 1.85
27 Claiborne County 2.48 White County 1.85
28 Stewart County 2.47 66 Hardin County 1.82
29 Rutherford County 2.47 67 Union County 1.79
30 Cannon County 2.44 68 Loudon County 1.79
31 Cocke County 2.40 69 Johnson County 1.77
Hickman County 2.40 70 Campbell County 1.76
Macon County 2.40 71 Rhea County 1.75
32 Henderson County 2.38 72 Greene County 1.71
33 Knox County 2.36 73 Van Buren County 1.67
34 Hawkins County 2.35 74 Pickett County 1.67
35 Tipton County 2.34 75 Carroll County 1.65
36 Sullivan County 2.33 76 Sevier County 1.63
37 Moore County 2.33 77 DeKalb County 1.62
38 Williamson County 2.31 78 McMinn County 1.56
39 Perry County 2.29 79 Cumberland County 1.50
40 Bedford County 2.27 80 Fayette County 1.48
41 Smith County 2.23 81 Gibson County SSD 0.94
42 Hancock County 2.22
Average $2.31
Source: County Technical Assistance Service, Property Tax Rates by Fund, FY 2013