The Decatur City Council approves an annual tax levy in December.  Property taxes are billed and payable to the Macon County Treasurer.

Following is a chart and graph showing the breakdown of the City’s property tax rate.

City of Decatur Property Tax Rates


City of Decatur Property and Overlapping Governmental Tax Rates

This next chart and graph shows the City and overlapping governmental taxing districts. As you can see, the City of Decatur receives 16% of property tax paid by residents.  (The most common overlapping districts are used for illustrative purposes).

Decatur and Overlapping Property Tax Rates

Taxing District share of total tax bill