Traditional Finances

Narrative

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Financial Summary

The financial information and documents are provided to give our citizens a clear view of how the City's funds are used to make the City of Baytown a great place to reside or visit.  The government-wide State of Activities reports the results of the City's operations on an accrual basis of accounting.  Revenues are recognized when earned expenses are recognized at the time the liability is incurred.

Revenues and Expenditures per Capita Fiscal 2016-2020

Fiscal YearRevenues Per CapitaExpenditures Per Capita
2016$2,063$1,881
2017$2,131$2,014
2018$2.278$2,045
2019$2.154$,1737
2020$3,025$1,995



Full Time Equivalent Employees Fiscal 2016-2020

Fiscal YearFull Time Equivalent Employees
2016817
2017854
2018881
2019897
2020930


Property Tax Rate

Tax YearMaintenance & OperationsInterest & Sinking
Total Tax Rate
20200.484000.311150.79515
20190.460930.341100.80203
20180.4576430.3543870.81203
20170.455430.366600.82203
20160.470060.351970.82203

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