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Does it feel like your property taxes have doubled in the past decade? That’s not quite the case, but it is extremely close.
Still, Barrington is a relative bargain compared with the statewide property tax average of more than $7,500 in 2010. And the total falls below that of neighbors Haddon Heights — $7,362 in 2010) and Haddonfield ($12,089 in 2010).
Among the borough and its neighbors, Lawnside had the biggest rate of increase over that period — from $2,836 to $5,285, a change of 86 percent.
Furthermore, the property tax rate has flattened in recent years, dropping to an increase of less than 2 percent in the latter half of the last decade.