The Morganton City Council is responsible for setting the City tax rates every year. The Council sets and approves the tax rate with the yearly budget.
Current Tax Rates
The City of Morganton levies the tax rate on each one hundred dollars ($100.00) valuation of taxable property in the city limits. If your property was valued at $100,000, your City tax bill would be $530, and your Downtown Tax bill would be $140.