Tax Bill Breakdown

In 2016, the average homeowner in Cherry Hill has a home assessed at $223,500 and pays approximately $8,779.08 per year in total property taxes. The property tax levies are created by 4 separate and autonomous government bodies. While the Municipal Tax Collector prepares a consolidated bill for each homeowner, it is important to note that the 4 government entities are elected individually and serve different public functions.
2016 Tax Pie Chart

Public School District


55.02% of your property tax bill
Average homeowner paid $4,829.84

Contact the Public School District


Superintendent's Office
45 Ranoldo Terrace
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
Phone: 856-429-5600
Website

The 9-member Board of Education, elected directly by the voters in April each year, adopts the school budget and education policies.

Camden County


22.02% of your property tax bill
Average homeowner pays $1,933.28

Open Space Levy


0.56% of your property tax bill
Average homeowner pays $49.17

Contact the Board of Chosen Freeholders


520 Market Street
Camden, NJ 08102-1375
Phone: 856-225-5431
Website

The 7-member Board of Freeholders, elected at large in November of each year, is responsible for prisons, welfare, county roads, parks, and the county college system.

Township


13.95% of your property tax bill
Average homeowner pays $1,224.78

Open Space Levy


0.25% of your property tax bill
Average homeowner pays $22.35

Library


0.87% of your property tax bill
Average homeowner pays $75.99

Contact the Township


Mayor Chuck Cahn
Mr. David Fleisher, Council President
Chief of Police, William P. Monaghan
Ms. Lenore Rosner, Business Administrator
Ms. Laverne Mann, Library Director
Mr. Mike Raio, Assessor
Ms. Carol Redmond, Collector
820 Mercer St
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Phone: 856-665-6500
Contact Us

Based on a budget proposed by the Mayor's administration and adopted by Council, these taxes provide for police protection, 49 parks, city planning and zoning, road repair and cleaning, snow removal, leaf collection, trash and recycling hauling, the Public Library, recreational programs, Open Space preservation, and economic development.


Fire District & Emergency Medical Services


7.33% of your property tax bill
Average homeowner pays $643.68

Contact the Fire District


Board of Fire Commissioners
301 Burnt Mill Rd
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
Phone: 856-795-9805
Website

Fire commissioners, elected at large each February, administer the fire district and emergency medical services.