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Mayor's 2017-2018 Budget: Metro Property Taxes

Infographic: Metro Property Taxes; Read text below for more information.

General Services District (GSD)
The General Services District contains all of Davidson County.
Urban Services District (USD)
Urban Services District contains the former City of Nashville and the annexed areas of the GSD.
Combined Tax Rate
The Combined Tax Rate is currently $4.516 per hundred of assessed value, but that after reappraisal that rate will drop to $3.155. This will be the lowest rate in the region and in the history of Metro.

Comparative Property Tax Rates

(per hundred of assessed value)

  • Davidson County: $3.15
  • Wilson County: $3.51
  • Rutherford County: $3.89
  • Knox County: $5.05
  • Hamilton County: $5.07
  • Shelby County: $7.77

History of Metro Tax Rates

(per hundred of assessed value)

1963 - $5.70
1968 - $5.30
1973 - $6.00
1978 - $6.00
1983 - $6.83
1988 - $3.92
1993 - $4.81
1998 - $4.12
2003 - $4.58
2008 - $4.69
2013 - $4.66

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