Debt Obligations

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The City of Lancaster supplies this Debt Obligations Transparency material to provide citizens a broader understanding of the City's finances.

Debt Obligation Summary Recap:

Current Debt Obligation Information As of 09/30/2017 Per Capita*
Tax Supported Debt    
     General Obligation Bonds $57,670,000 $1,503
Revenue Supported Debt    
     Certificate of Obligation Bonds $20,155,000 $525
Total $77,825,000 $2,028
Capital Leases $771,598 $20
*Based on a population of 38,361    

Most Recent Bond Election:

Purpose:Permanent Public Improvements

Visualizations to help with debt analysis:

Tax-supported graph
Inflation-Adjusted Graph


Debt Obligation Reporting Downloadable Data, provides data which complies with Local Government Code § 140.008 to give outstanding direct debt obligations, tax and revenue supported.

2017 Tax Rate Information:

Taxing Entity Tax Rate Per $100 Assessed Value
Dallas County 0.656738
City of Lancaster 0.867500
Lancaster ISD 1.540000
Total Tax Rate 3.064238