Financial Transparency in Comal County
 

Comal County is dedicated to serving its citizens by excelling in all areas of service, financial responsibility, and transparency of actions. This webpage is designed to provide the public with complete financial disclosure concerning the Budget, the Annual Financial Report, the Check Register, and outstanding Debt.  Excel copies of the budgets and check registries have been included in the financial information to provide a searchable medium for your convenience.

It is our belief that an educated, informed public is better served by its government when the people understand the framework and operation of their local government. Honesty, transparency, and accountability are fostered in a society where a transparent government serves well educated citizens.

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*2020 Adopted Budget

*Adopted Budgets

*Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports

*Check Registry

*County Debt

Truth in Taxation

Notice of 2019 Tax Year Proposed Property Tax Rate

*This information is provided by the Comal County Auditor's Office. 830-221-1200

 

County Expenditure & Revenue Information

2018 Expenditures & Debt
Total Expenditures $ 108,812,328.95
Expenditures per capita $ 771.70
Total Debt as of 1/1/18 $ 115,625,027
Population estimate 141,009
2018 Revenues & Reserves
Total Revenues $ 97,839,022.00
Total Property Tax Revenue $ 48,916,673
Total Property Tax per capita $ 346.90
Total Sales Tax Revenue $ 13,000,000
Total Reserves 12/31/2018 $ 54,725,770
General Fund Balance  $ 25,519,241
Total Fund Balances $ 134,638,598
Taxes:
Property Tax Rate: 2018- $0.357921
2017
- $0.357921
Effective Tax Rate: 2018- $0.337974
2017
- $0.316413
Effective M&O Rate: 2018- $0.296769
2017- $0.275881
Rollback Tax Rate: 2018- $0.375644
2017
- $0.377067
Debt Rate: 2018- $0.036000
2017
-$0.065750
Total debt obligation 01/01/2019 - $115,625,027
Staffing
Full Time Employees as of 01/01/2019: 626

 

Weekly & Monthly Financial Information

 

Weekly Financial Claims (Certified Weekly)

Monthly Investment Reports (Treasurer's Report)

 

 

Utilities: Electric, Water and Gas
Utilities for 2019  
Utility totals for 2018: $ 485,862.18
Utility totals for 2017: $ 496,569.03
Utility totals for 2016: $ 500,940.65
Utility totals for 2015: $ 448,231.72
Utility totals for 2014: $ 465,281.93
Utility totals for 2013: $ 422,960.22
Utility totals for 2012: $ 474,845.70

Where Your Property Taxes Go 

2019 Budget

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