Property Tax Rates

The median property tax in Massachusetts is $3,511.00 per year, based on a median home value of $338,500.00 and a median property tax rate of 1.04%.

Massachusetts has one of the highest median property tax rates in the country, with only five states levying higher property taxes.

The median household income in Massachusetts is $75,297.00 per year.  Worcester county ranks 9th out of 14 counties in the state with a median household income of $65,223.00.  Royalston ranks 305th out of 351 municipalities in the state with a median household income of $60,750.00.

The exact property tax levied depends on the county in Massachusetts that the property is located in. Middlesex County collects the highest property tax in Massachusetts, levying an average of $4,356.00 yearly in property taxes, while Berkshire County has the lowest property tax in the state, collecting an average of $2,386.00.  Worcester County collects an average of $3,117.00 a year in property taxes.

What is the current property tax rate for Royalston?

                                    2019                                         $13.00

What was the historical property tax rates for Royalston?

                                    2018                                         $14.44

                                    2017                                         $14.20

                                    2016                                         $13.47

                                    2015                                         $13.11

                                    2014                                         $12.29

                                    2013                                         $9.30

                                    2012                                         $9.46

                                    2011                                         $9.28

                                    2010                                         $8.69

                                    2009                                         $8.51