accessKent will be down for maintenance between 2:30 and 3:30pm, Tuesday, April 11th. The outage will be for approximately 30 minutes.
Kent County LogoKent County Seal
Cost of Government
Long Term Debt Credit Rating
Cost per Resident
Net Debt per Capita
Debt Margin as % of SEV
County Property Values
Fund Balance as a % of
General Expenditures
Unfunded OPEB as a % of
General Revenue
Employee per 1000 Residents

Legend:

Triple A - Extremely strong capacity to meet financial commitments. Highest rating.
Double A - Very strong capacity to meet financial commitments.
Single A - Strong capacity to meet financial commitments but somewhat susceptible to adverse economic conditions and changes in circumstances.
Triple B - Adequate capacity to meet financial commitments but more subject to adverse economic conditions.

Why It Matters

The bond or credit rating is a measure of its financial reputation. A good credit rating enables a state to borrow money for construction projects and other needs at the most competitive rates available. This saves millions of taxpayer dollars in interest payments.