Financial Transparency

The City of Shenandoah is committed to providing clear and meaningful financial information not only by posting financial documents, but also through summaries, visualizations, downloadable data and explanations of city processes. The city is participating in the State of Texas Transparency Star program, recognizing governments for going above and beyond in transparency efforts. We participate to ensure full transparency is available to the public.        

Financial Update Presentation - April 27, 2022 Council Meeting      

Finance Summary

For the most recently completed fiscal year from October 1, 2020  through September 30, 2021. The city had 52 full-time equivalent positions in the most recently completed fiscal year. 

Tax TypeAnnual TotalPer Capita*
Expenditures$13,435,547$3,839.82
Revenues$17,910,912$5,118.87
Property Tax Revenue$2,076,964$593.59
Sales Tax Revenue$7,047,629$2,014.18

*2020 Population Estimate from United States Census Bureau - 3,499.

Transparency Star - Traditional Finances

REVENUES & EXPEDITURES PER CAPITAL 2021






Sales Tax

Sales tax is the highest contribution to the city’s revenue. This is heavily influenced due to our very commercially dense location and smaller population.  

PROPERTY TAXRATE 2021






Property Tax

Property tax is the second highest contribution to the city’s revenue. The city’s property tax rate was $0.1799 per $100 valuation for 2020. The tax rate has continued to decrease every year since 2010.