- Lone Star College adds nearly $3 billion to the Houston economy with higher student incomes and increased business productivity.
- LSC expands the Texas tax base by about $627.8 million each year by increasing state income and business productivity.
- LSC students generate $87.1 million a year in social savings to the Texas public because an educated workforce has improved lifestyle behaviors, with fewer welfare and unemployment claims.
- LSC associate degree graduates earn an average of $15,400 more per year than a person with a high school diploma.
Fall 2018 CR Registration Report Report Card to the Community Economic Contribution Report
Budget 2018 – 2019
Funding Sources 2018 – 2019
Property Tax - $161,159,785
State Funds - $77,983,684
Misc. Activities - $17,624,693
Tuition and Fees - $103,370,990
Student Fee in
Lieu of Taxes* - $21,045,036
*Student Fee in Lieu of Taxes - Out-of-District/State/International Fees
Property Tax Rates
Maintenance and Operations - $0.0800
Interest and Sinking - $0.0278
Tax Rate Total - $0.1078
Standard & Poor's AAA