BENTON COUNTY, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Benton County is seeing a huge spike in tax revenue.

This period alone, the city recorded nearly $1.2 million in sales tax revenue.

That’s up nearly 44% from this period last year.

This year to date, the city’s recorded a whopping $6.5 million in revenue.

That’s a 23% increase from last year.