Debt Obligations

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

Debt Obligation Summary Recap:

Current Debt Obligation Information As of 09/30/2021 Per Capita*
Tax Supported Debt    
     General Obligation Bonds $59,425,000 $1,440
Revenue Supported Debt    
     Certificate of Obligation Bonds $8,070,000 $   196
Total $67,495,000 $1,636
Capital Leases $2,206,665 $54
*Based on a population of 41,275    

Most Recent Bond Election:

Purpose:Permanent Public Improvements

Visualizations to help with debt analysis:

Tax-Supported and Revenue-Supported Debt
City of Lancaster Inflation Adjusted Tax Supported Debt Per Capita


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.

2022 Tax Rate Information:

Taxing Entity Tax Rate Per $100 Assessed Value
Dallas County 0.2179460
Dallas County Hospital (Parkland) 0.2358000
City of Lancaster 0.6918220
Lancaster ISD 1.3781000
Lancaster MUD #1 0.920000
Total Tax Rate 3.4436680