Real Estate Tax

The city’s primary source of tax revenue is generated through real estate tax.  The city sets a tax rate (measured in mills, or $1 for every $1000 of taxable value) for land and buildings/improvements.  For 2015, the tax rate for properties in the city are

Land (General Purpose):  25.08036 mills

Land (Levee Purposes):  1.24 mills


Buildings/Improvements (General Purpose):  5.14509 mills

Buildings/Improvements (Levee Purposes):  0.27 mills