referendum

Tax Impact

  • If the referendum passes, it is estimated that the owner of a $500,000 home would pay an additional $100 in annual property taxes, which amounts to less than $2 per week or 27 cents per day. 

Tax Impact Graphic

Annual Tax Impact

  • Home Value Estimated Annual Tax Increase
    $250,000 $50
    $500,000 $100
    $750,000 $150
    $1,000,000 $200

    *Source: PMA Securities, Inc.

  • Note: Actual tax rates and payments may vary based on district-wide EAV growth, individual homeowner reassessment, state law changes, property tax rate initiatives, and other factors.

Current Comparable Tax Rates

  • Compared to other school districts in the area, Barrington 220 has the LOWEST tax rate. Barrington 220's tax rate will remain the lowest even if the referendum passes.

    District Total Tax Rate
    Township HSD 214 (High School) & Wheeling 21 (K-8) 7.584
    Crystal Lake 155 (High School) & Crystal Lake 47 (K-8) 6.962
    Palatine 211 (High School) & Schaumburg 54 (K-8) 6.765
    Crystal Lake 155 (High School) & Cary 26 (K-8) 6.757
    Palatine 211 (High School) & Palatine 15 (K-8) 6.539
    Stevenson 125 (High School) & Kildeer Countryside 96 (K-8) 6.517
    Stevenson 125 (High School) & Aptakisic-Tripp 102 (K-8) 6.353
    Dundee 300 (K-12)  5.976
    Township HSD 214 (High School) & Elk Grove Village 59 (K-8) 5.594
    St. Charles 303 (K-12) 5.347
    Township HSD 113 (High School) & Deerfield 109 (K-8) 5.213
    Naperville 203 (K-12)  5.006
    New Trier 203 (High School) & Winnetka 36 (K-8) 4.994
    Wheaton-Warrenville 200 (K-12)  4.992
    Township HSD 113 (Highland Park/Deerfield High School) & 112 (K-8) 4.990
    Lake Zurich 95 (K-12)  4.960
    Glenview 225 (High School) & Northbrook 28 (K-8) 4.925
    New Trier 203 (High School) & Wilmette 39 (K-8) 4.872
    Glenview 225 (High School) & Glenview 34 (K-8) 4.846
    Elmhurst 205 (K-12)  4.613
    Barrington 220 (K-12)  4.559

    *Source: Illinois State Board of Education