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Highest property taxes in America

POSTED: 12:09 PM Dec 03 2013   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Dec 04 2013

You'll pay an arm and a leg (and maybe more) to live in these states with the highest property taxes.

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The Tax Policy Center, a joint venture of the Urban Institute and the Brookings Institution, analyzed census data to rank the states with the highest property taxes. Here are the Top 20, according to the average amount paid between 2007 and 2011.

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