Where Does our Money go???

Percentage change in ependitures compared to 2003:

  • Food 13% ^                               
  • Shelter 31% ^
  • Household operation 31% ^
  • Furnishings/equipment 14% ^
  • Clothing 18% ^
  • Transportation 28% ^
  • Health Care 41% ^
  • Personal Care 25% ^
  • Recreation 11% ^
  • Reading/print material 17%
  • Education 38% ^
  • Tobacco/alcohol 15% ^
  • Games of Chance 6%
  • Miscellaneous 37% ^
  • Income Tax 17% ^
  • Insurance/Pension 37% ^
  • Gifts/contributions 36% ^

Percentage of total household expenditures, 2009:

Average expenditure per household: $71,117.00

Average Family Income: $91,500.00 (Not in this area!!!) Average is more like $35-50K

Personal Income Taxes: $14,399 20.2%

Personal insurance payments/pension contributions: $4,269 6.0%

Gifts of Money/contributions: $1,715 2.4%

Food: $7,262 10.2%

Shelter: $14,095 19.8%

Household operation: $3,428 4.8%

Household Furnishings and equipment $1,896 2.7%

Clothing: $2,841 4.0%

Transportation: $9,753 13.7%

Health Care: $2,004 2.8%

Personal Care: $1,200 1.7%

Recreation: $3,843 5.4%

Reading/printed material: $232 0.3%

Education: $1,238 1.7%

Tobacco/alcohol: $1,506 2.1%

Games of Chance: $255 0.4%

Miscellaneous: $1,180 1.7%