Services Provided With Revenue

Total Expenditures

Maricopa County expenditures are organized by the function of County government. Each function represents a grouping of departments which includes expenditures for similar programs and purposes. Maricopa County has 6 main functions of government:
  • Culture and recreation
  • Education
  • General government
  • Health, welfare and sanitation
  • Highways and streets
  • Public safety
In addition, Maricopa County incurs expenditures for capital outlay for the purchase and construction of capital assets and debt service for payments of principal and interest on long-term debt obligations. The following County departments represent the expenditures incurred in each function.

Public Safety Function

  • Adult Probation
  • Clerk of the Superior Court
  • Contract Counsel
  • Correctional Health
  • County Attorney
  • Emergency Management
  • Flood Control
  • Juvenile Probation
  • Medical Examiner
  • Planning and Development
  • Public Defender
  • Sheriff
  • Street Lighting Districts
  • Superior Court and Other Court Related Departments
Health, Welfare & Sanitation Function
  • Air Quality
  • Animal Care and Control
  • Environmental Services
  • Housing Authority
  • Human Services
  • Public Health
  • Solid Waste
  • Waste Tire
General Government Function
  • Assessor
  • Call Center
  • Clerk of the Board
  • County Board of Supervisors
  • County Manager
  • Elections
  • Enterprise Technology
  • Facilities Management
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Internal Audit
  • Management and Budget
  • Procurement Services
  • Recorder
  • Research and Reporting
  • Treasurer
General Government also includes projects or expenditures that are either non-departmental by function and/or projects that are more appropriately accounted for in General Government due to the long-term nature or unique circumstance of the project.

Highways & Streets Function

  • Transportation

Culture & Recreation Function

  • Library District
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Stadium District

Education Function

  • Education Services