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Albemarle County uses comparative research with our benchmark localities to conduct analysis of our revenues, expenditures, and general statistics. Please see the visuals below which show examples of how we compare with other localities.


*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia



*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia



*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia



*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia



*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia



*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia



*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia



*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia



*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Fiscal Year 2015 Comparative Report of Local Government Revenues and Expenditures-Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts, Commonwealth of Virginia


Per pupil expenditure*: $12,511
On-time student graduation rate: 93.2%
Dropout rate: 2.9%

*The per pupil expenditure rate is for operation of regular day schools and denotes ranking amongst 95 VA counties
Source: Virginia Department of Education Superintendent's Report SY 14-15



*City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.
**No dropout information was provided for SY2014-2015 for Williamsburg & James City County Schools. Information shown here was based on dropout data from the SY2013-2014 Virginia DOE Superintendent's Report for Williamsburg & James City County Schools.

Source: Virginia Department of Education Superintendent's Report 2014-2015



*Data for jointly-operated school divisions is reported under the fiscal agent division only. The City of Williamsburg is the fiscal agent for James City County Schools and as such, data for the City is included in this chart.
**The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

Source: Virginia Department of Education Superintendent's Report 2014-2015, Table 15

 

Note:

     The County's General Government also provides an additional $2M annually in indirect support to the School Division, primarily through the Finance and County Attorney Departments.
                                                                   Source: April 2016 Cost Allocation Study

 

 

 

 

 

 


Comparing Tax Rates of Virginia's 20 Largest Counties1

 

Comparing Tax Rates of our Benchmark Communities1


*The City of Charlottesville is not included in the average.

 1Tax rate information shown here is sourced directly from the official websites of each respective county. This information was last gathered and this page was last updated December 5, 2016.

 


 
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