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Granville Raising Property Tax by 5.5 Cents per $100

Posted June 5, 2007 8:46 p.m. EDT

— Granville County commissioners have approved a property tax increase of 5.5 cents per $100 of assessed value.

The result of their decision Monday night is that someone who owns a $200,000 home will now pay $1,510 in taxes.

That's about $110 more than last year, or just under 8 percent.