Property Tax Rates
Property taxes are assessed and collected by the County. The City of Ellsworth's 2013 property tax rate is as 73.682 mills. Property tax is calculated by multiplying the assessed value by .115 by the mill levy. The figure is then divided by 1,000. A home valued at...
$50,000 pays $423.67 in City property taxes
$75,000 pays $635.51 in City property taxes
$100,000 pays $847.34 in City property taxes
$150,000 pays $1,271.01 in City property taxes
The City's current sales tax rate is 1.25%. When included with the State and County, the total sales tax rate in the City of Ellsworth is 8.4%. Currently, a portion south of Highway 156 is in a Transportation Development District, meaning certain areas have an additional 1% sales tax to pay for infrastructure improvements.