Watauga County North Carolina Delinquent Tax Sale


In North Carolina, the County Tax Collector will sell Tax Deeds to winning bidders at the Watauga County Tax Deeds sale. Generally, the minimum bid at an Watauga County Tax Deeds sale is the amount of back taxes owed plus interest, as well as any and all costs associated with selling the property.

According to state law, the sale of North Carolina Tax Deeds are final and the winning bidder is conveyed either a Tax Deed or a Sheriff's Deed. The purchaser of a tax deed may transfer title through a quitclaim deed but would need a quiet title action to sell the property with a Warranty Deed (given that a Tax Deed, Sheriff's Deed, or quitclaim deed are insufficient to acquire title insurance).

Properties not sold at the Watauga County Tax Deeds sale are transferred to Watauga County.

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Cities / Towns located in Watauga County North Carolina

The following is a list of cities and towns located in Watauga County North Carolina. Tax Deeds for properties located in the following cities are sold at the Watauga County North Carolina tax sale.

Town/City:  Population: 
Adams, NC  27,257
Aho, NC  3,198
Amantha, NC  1,605
Balm, NC  5,492
Bamboo, NC  3,198
Banner Elk, NC  5,492
Beech Creek, NC  1,605
Beech Mnt, NC  5,492
Beech Mountain, NC  5,492
Blowing Rock, NC  3,198
Boone, NC  27,257
Deep Gap, NC  1,659
Deerfield, NC  27,257
Elk Valley, NC  5,492
Foscoe, NC  5,492
Grandfather, NC  5,492
Grandview Heights, NC  27,257
Hillcrest, NC  27,257
Hodges Gap, NC  27,257
Kellersville, NC  5,492
Laxon, NC  27,257
Mabel, NC  2,345
Matney, NC  5,492
Mayview Park, NC  3,198
Meadow Creek, NC  1,659
Meat Camp, NC  27,257
Norwood Hollow, NC  5,492
Peoria, NC  1,605
Perkinsville, NC  27,257
Reese, NC  3,471
Rominger, NC  5,492
Rutherwood, NC  27,257
Sands, NC  27,257
Seven Devils, NC  5,492
Sherwood, NC  3,471
Shulls Mills, NC  27,257
Silverstone, NC  2,345
Stony Fork, NC  1,659
Sugar Grove, NC  1,605
Sugar Mountain, NC  5,492
Sugar Mtn, NC  5,492
Sweetwater, NC  1,605
Triplett, NC  1,659
Vilas, NC  3,471
White Rock, NC  5,492
Zionville, NC  2,345

Counties / Municipalites located in North Carolina

The following is a list of counties located in the state of North Carolina. Tax Deeds for properties located in the following counties are sold at North Carolina county tax sales.

Learn more about each county's individual tax sale process by clicking on the name of the county for which you are interested from the list below: