Of the 7 Municipalities in the Peer Group titled, Center Line Comparable Communities, Center Line places 4 in terms of Total Revenues. Center Line places 4 in terms of Total Revenues per Capita which is $56 more than the cohort average of $1,263 per capita.

Why it Matters: The Expenditures Analysis graph correlates the size of municipalities, as measured by Total Expenditures, and Expenditures per capita respectively. The municipality on the far right has the largest budget. The municipality on the far left has the smallest budget. The higher up you travel on the graph indicates municipalities that spend the most per capita. For comparison purposes, Capital Outlay and Extraordinary Items have been excluded from the Expenditures Calculations. (n015) (o19)

Data Source: Historical Revenue & Expense data has been loaded from state available public data that each municipality files annually, and includes all fund types. Future Year data is loaded from the community's own budget or forecast projections and typically only includes General and other Governmental Funds. (n016)

Center Line Comparable Communities - Data Table

MunicipalityLies WithinPopulationTotal
Revenues per
BrightonLivingston County7,604$10,693,1295$1,4063
Center LineMacomb County8,297$10,944,3804$1,3194
FraserMacomb County14,622$17,541,1521$1,2005
Grand BlancGenesee County7,954$4,754,5117$5987
LapeerLapeer County8,748$17,124,7282$1,9581
PlymouthWayne County9,077$13,356,3253$1,4712
Walled LakeOakland County7,089$6,292,0266$8886

1Rank is based on Total Revenues (excluding extraordinary Revenue items).

2Rank is based on Revenues per Resident.