Your city taxes fund the services and infrastructure you depend on every day, such as good roads and the police, fire and emergency medical services that respond in a crisis and keep our community safe. These funds also provide for innovative library programs that encourage life-long learning, as well as superior park and recreation amenities that promote active lifestyles and provide beautiful green space for recreation and play. In 2023, the average NRH residence paid $1,321 in property taxes to the city. The chart below shows how those dollars were allocated.
|Public Safety||$ 53.52||48.6%|
|Public Works (Streets & Traffic)||$ 27.58||25.1%|
|City Facilities||$ 8.62|| 7.8%|
|Library ||$ 4.50|| 4.1%|
|Neighborhood Services||$ 4.45|| 4.0%|
|Parks||$ 3.57|| 3.2%|
|Admin Services*||$ 7.84|| 7.1%|
|Monthly Tax Bill||$110.08||100%|
* Admin Services includes information technology, budget, finance, communications, human resources and other administrative services.
Property taxes fund about 44% of the city’s daily operations, with sales tax contributing about 23%. Franchise fees, permits, fines, charges for service, grants and other sources also help fund your city services.