Average 2009 property taxes
of single-family homes

State median: $3,573
Source: Department of Revenue; individual communities
* Owner-occupied
MunicipalityAmount
Abington$4,185
Acton$8,388
Acushnet$3,048
Adams$2,175
Agawam$2,811
Alford$2,794
Amesbury$5,490
Amherst$5,611
Andover$7,054
AquinnahNA
Arlington$5,554
Ashburnham$3,464
Ashby$3,159
Ashfield$3,159
Ashland$5,493
Athol$2,017
Attleboro$3,049
Auburn$3,016
Avon$3,155
Ayer$3,073
BarnstableNA
Barre$2,469
Becket$1,977
Bedford$6,416
Belchertown$3,719
Bellingham$3,184
Belmont$8,951
Berkley$3,083
Berlin$5,139
Bernardston$3,354
Beverly$4,852
Billerica$3,958
Blackstone$3,538
Blandford$2,874
Bolton$7,931
Boston*$2,762
Bourne$3,303
Boxborough$8,101
Boxford$7,612
Boylston$4,814
Braintree$3,453
Brewster$3,014
Bridgewater$4,015
Brimfield$3,128
Brockton$2,658
Brookfield$3,287
Brookline*$9,131
Buckland$2,975
Burlington$4,016
Cambridge* $5,720
Canton$4,894
Carlisle$10,913
CarverNA
Charlemont$3,121
Charlton$2,693
Chatham$3,271
Chelmsford$5,069
ChelseaNA
Cheshire$1,831
Chester$2,861
Chesterfield$3,251
Chicopee$2,518
ChilmarkNA
Clarksburg$1,681
Clinton$3,028
Cohasset$9,346
ColrainNA
Concord$10,708
Conway$3,787
Cummington$2,494
Dalton$3,204
Danvers$4,391
Dartmouth$2,901
Dedham$5,203
Deerfield$3,268
Dennis$2,235
Dighton$3,488
Douglas$3,245
Dover$11,194
Dracut$3,253
Dudley$2,056
Dunstable$5,620
Duxbury$7,135
East Bridgewater$3,947
East Brookfield$2,857
East Longmeadow$4,416
Eastham$2,613
Easthampton$2,725
Easton$5,110
Edgartown$3,416
Egremont$2,841
Erving$1,287
Essex$6,221
EverettNA
Fairhaven$2,446
Fall River$2,019
Falmouth$3,171
Fitchburg$2,630
Florida$1,112
Foxborough$4,507
Framingham$4,735
Franklin$4,298
Freetown$3,131
Gardner$2,606
Georgetown$4,213
Gill$2,728
Gloucester$4,817
Goshen$2,686
GosnoldNA
Grafton$4,016
Granby$3,260
Granville$2,855
Great Barrington$4,513
Greenfield$3,339
Groton$6,191
Groveland$4,029
Hadley$2,808
Halifax$4,370
Hamilton$7,856
Hampden$4,000
Hancock$699
Hanover$5,267
Hanson$3,725
Hardwick$2,462
Harvard$8,320
Harwich$3,153
Hatfield$3,086
Haverhill$3,365
Hawley$2,825
Heath$3,223
Hingham$6,518
Hinsdale$2,545
HolbrookNA
Holden$3,992
Holland$2,731
Holliston$6,157
Holyoke$2,720
Hopedale$4,373
Hopkinton$7,508
Hubbardston$2,738
Hudson$3,888
Hull$4,319
Huntington$2,651
Ipswich$5,071
Kingston$4,699
Lakeville$3,245
Lancaster$4,758
Lanesborough$3,231
Lawrence$2,269
Lee$3,057
Leicester$2,690
Lenox$3,989
Leominster$3,206
Leverett$4,891
Lexington$9,109
Leyden$3,728
Lincoln$11,466
Littleton$5,321
Longmeadow$6,239
Lowell$2,940
Ludlow$3,302
Lunenburg$3,895
Lynn$3,318
Lynnfield$6,411
MaldenNA
Manchester$8,754
Mansfield$4,849
Marblehead$6,272
Marion$5,077
MarlboroughNA
Marshfield$4,066
Mashpee$3,471
Mattapoisett$4,813
Maynard$4,895
Medfield$8,057
Medford$3,754
Medway$5,733
Melrose$4,601
Mendon$4,601
Merrimac$4,310
Methuen$3,248
Middleborough$3,382
Middlefield$2,980
Middleton$5,633
Milford$3,952
Millbury$3,124
Millis$5,098
Millville$3,436
Milton$6,217
MonroeNA
Monson$3,076
Montague$2,736
MontereyNA
Montgomery$3,220
Mount Washington$2,070
Nahant$5,215
NantucketNA
Natick$5,223
Needham$6,907
New AshfordNA
New Bedford$2,757
New Braintree$3,600
New Marlborough$2,914
New Salem$2,849
Newbury$4,203
Newburyport$5,122
Newton$8,043
NorfolkNA
North Adams$1,694
North Andover$5,896
North Attleborough$3,499
North Brookfield$2,599
North Reading$5,903
Northampton$3,514
Northborough$5,774
Northbridge$3,072
NorthfieldNA
Norton$3,570
Norwell$7,150
Norwood$3,268
Oak Bluffs$3,939
Oakham$2,472
Orange$2,289
Orleans$3,779
Otis$2,019
Oxford$2,839
Palmer$2,790
Paxton$4,256
Peabody$3,124
Pelham$5,775
Pembroke$4,238
Pepperell$3,564
Peru$2,583
Petersham$3,285
Phillipston$2,571
Pittsfield$2,579
PlainfieldNA
Plainville$4,337
Plymouth$3,798
Plympton$4,871
Princeton$4,916
ProvincetownNA
Quincy$4,375
Randolph$3,618
Raynham$3,938
Reading$5,858
Rehoboth$3,497
Revere$3,318
RichmondNA
Rochester$3,573
Rockland$3,172
Rockport$4,516
Rowe$913
Rowley$4,633
RoyalstonNA
Russell$3,447
Rutland$3,336
Salem$4,194
Salisbury$3,113
Sandisfield$2,497
Sandwich$4,179
Saugus$3,332
Savoy$2,399
Scituate$5,182
Seekonk$3,307
Sharon$7,833
Sheffield$3,708
Shelburne$2,969
Sherborn$12,446
Shirley$3,447
Shrewsbury$3,824
Shutesbury$4,532
SomersetNA
Somerville*$3,099
South Hadley$3,182
Southampton$3,335
Southborough$7,879
Southbridge$2,618
Southwick$3,256
Spencer$2,249
Springfield$2,492
Sterling$4,494
Stockbridge$3,569
Stoneham$4,456
Stoughton$3,635
Stow$7,084
Sturbridge$3,821
Sudbury$10,123
Sunderland$3,486
Sutton$4,022
Swampscott$7,534
Swansea$2,635
Taunton$2,540
Templeton$2,195
Tewksbury$3,946
TisburyNA
Tolland$1,471
Topsfield$7,206
Townsend$3,761
Truro$3,827
Tyngsborough$4,419
Tyringham$2,917
Upton$4,881
Uxbridge$3,729
Wakefield$4,160
Wales$2,657
Walpole$5,159
WalthamNA
Ware$2,744
Wareham$2,231
Warren$2,907
Warwick$2,870
Washington$2,472
WatertownNA
Wayland$10,603
WebsterNA
Wellesley$9,907
Wellfleet$3,105
WendellNA
Wenham$8,892
West Boylston$4,132
West Bridgewater$3,919
West Brookfield$2,587
West Newbury$6,213
West Springfield$3,507
West Stockbridge$4,296
West Tisbury$4,698
Westborough$6,784
Westfield$3,350
Westford$6,415
Westhampton$4,227
Westminster$3,852
Weston$15,293
Westport$2,446
Westwood$7,928
Weymouth$3,203
Whately$4,004
Whitman$3,418
Wilbraham$4,694
Williamsburg$3,928
Williamstown$4,758
Wilmington$4,044
Winchendon$2,500
Winchester$8,541
WindsorNA
Winthrop$3,638
Woburn$3,387
Worcester$3,162
Worthington$3,071
Wrentham$5,027
Yarmouth$2,501