Property Taxes

Your 2020 Property Taxes at a Glance

How much you pay in property taxes each year depends on what school district you live in and the value of your home.

$399,000

Vancouver’s December 2020 median home value

I live in...

Vancouver Public Schools

2020 Total Property Tax Levy Rate: $10.23 per $1,000 of Assessed Value ($0.35 more than 2019)

City’s portion: $2.28 per $1,000 of Assessed Value ($0.08 less than 2019)

Total 2020 median property taxes paid: $4,082

Where did it go?

Vancouver Public Schools: $1,331

State Public Schools: $1,137

City of Vancouver General Fund and Affordable Housing Fund: $908

Clark County: $412

Library District: $184

Port of Vancouver: $109

I live in...

Evergreen School District

2020 Total Property Tax Levy Rate: $10.68 per $1,000 of Assessed Value ($0.76 more than 2019)

City’s portion: $2.28 per $1,000 of Assessed Value ($0.08 less than 2019)

Total 2020 median property taxes paid: $4,082

Where did it go?

Evergreen School District: $1,512

State Public Schools: $1,137

City of Vancouver General Fund and Affordable Housing Fund: $908

Clark County: $412

Library District: $184

Port of Vancouver: $109

City of Vancouver Property Taxes Paid in 2020

$908 ($79 more than 2019) or $75.67 per month

How was your $75.67 per month spent?

Police: $19.13 (25%)

Fire: $16.38 (22%)

Affordable Housing Fund: $7.92 (10%)

Streets: $6.01 (8%)

Capital Projects: $5.95 (8%)

General Government: $5.35 (7%)

Parks & Recreation: $4.50 (6%)

Public Safety Support: $4.56 (6%)

Planning & Economic Development: $2.67 (4%)

Debt: $1.70 (2%)

Grounds & Facilities Maintenance: $1.20 (2%)

External Agency Support (Clark County Animal Control, Southwest Clean Air Agency, Humane Society for Southwest Washington, etc.): $0.29 (<1%)