How do my City property taxes compare to other taxes I pay?

The tax you pay to the city equals around 22% of your overall property tax bill. Over half of your property taxes, 55%, goes to the school district, with the rest going to county agencies.

Tax Dollar Chart 2017


While it does not collect property taxes, the State of Texas collects around $2,000 in sales and other taxes per person per year. (Year: 2015, Source: State)

The federal government collects more than $10,000 per person per year in income taxes. (Year: 2015, Source: Federal)

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1. What is the city's property tax rate?
2. Who authorizes the city’s property tax rate?
3. How is city property tax revenue spent?
4. How much does the average NRH homeowner pay in city property tax?
5. Why do some other nearby cities have a lower property tax rate?
6. How does the average tax bill compare to last year?
7. What are the homestead and senior exemptions?
8. What would be the result if NRH's property tax rate were further reduced?
9. Why does my property value increase every year?
10. Can I protest my property value?
11. How do my City property taxes compare to other taxes I pay?
12. How is the senior / disabled tax ceiling applied?
13. What is the breakdown between maintenance and operations and debt service?