Analysis: Sales tax funded 2 percent of Village of Elmwood Park budget in 2016
Elmwood Park levies a 1 percent sales tax. The average of 28 suburbs in Cook County is 1.0. The high is 2 percent; the low is 0.5 percent.
West Cook News analyzed the sales tax collections in 29 Cook County suburbs and found they generated a total of $89,213,222 in tax revenue in 2016. That was the equivalent of 7% spent by local government.
Below is a list of Cook County municipalities' local tax revenue.
Organizations in this Story
City of Countryside • Cook County • Village of Berkeley • Village of Elmwood Park • Village of Forest View • Village of North Riverside • Village of River Grove • Village of Schiller Park • Village of Stone Park • Village of Westchester