Local Outstanding Debt Per Capita, Fiscal 2012

AUSTIN, September 24, 2015 - About the ranking: Local governments across the nation issue both tax-supported and revenue-supported debt to fund various local projects, such as school and road construction. Texas' local governments had a combined total debt outstanding per capita of $8,638 in fiscal 2012, making Texas 48th among states by this comparison.

Key takeaway: Texas has the nation's third-highest total local outstanding debt per capita, just after Nevada and New York.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, “Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 (NST-EST2013-01),” http://www.census.gov/popest/data/state/totals/2013/index.html; and “2012 Census of Governments: State & Local Finances — 2012 State and Local Summary Table by Level of Government and by State,” http://www.census.gov/govs/local/.




Share |
Find Local T.V. Listings

Enter your zip code: Reference tools for you Forms for your site



Copyright � i-dineout.com. All rights reserved

For questions, comments, advertising information or to send a press release