Millage Rate

Calculating Tax Rates


Approximately 13% of a Jupiter resident's tax bill is made up of taxes paid to the town. The rest go to other agencies such as Palm Beach County, the School District, Fire Rescue, and special taxing districts. To determine the entire property tax bill for a property in the town, visit the Palm Beach County Tax Collector's website or the Property Appraiser's website.

2013-2014 Town of Jupiter Adopted Millage Rate


  • General Fund 2.2195
  • Capital Improvements 0.2947
  • Debt Service 0.3010
  • TOTAL 2.8152

2012-2013 Town of Jupiter Adopted Millage Rate

  • General Fund 2.2195
  • Capital Improvements 0.2947
  • Debt Service 0.3120
  • TOTAL 2.8262

Comparative Municipal Millage Rates in Palm Beach County


  • Boca Raton - 3.7225
  • Palm Beach - 3.2512
  • Wellington - 2.47000
  • Palm Beach Gardens - 5.7404
  • Tequesta - 5.7671
  • Boynton Beach - 7.6000
Note: Some municipalities include different services in their rates, such as Fire Rescue, garbage collection, etc.