County, city approve property tax rates

Williamson County commissioners approved the countys 201415 fiscal year property tax rate of $0.486529 per $100 property valuation at their Sept. 9 meeting.



The rate is a slight decrease from the FY 201314 rate of $0.489029; however the rate is about 8 percent higher than the effective tax rate of $0.452794the rate necessary to levy the same revenue from existing property that the previous years rate levied.



Georgetown City Council also approved its 201415 fiscal year budget and tax rate at its Sept. 9 meeting.



The $231.04 million budget includes 32 new positions in a variety of departments. City Council also approved the $0.434 per $100 of property valuation tax rate.



201415 property tax rates



  • Average Georgetown home value $210,184

  • Georgetown property tax rate $0.434 per $100 of valuation

  • Williamson County property tax rate $0.486529 per $100 of valuation

  • Average Georgetown property tax bill $1,934.80*

*This average tax bill only reflects Williamson County and city of Georgetown property tax rates.