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2010 New York State Yearbook Banner Section F: Local Government Finance and Employment

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    Information on local government in New York State — including local government finances and employment; state aid; and property values.

    Highlights

  • There were 3,184 local government units in New York State in 2008, including cities, counties, towns, villages, school districts, and fire districts.
  • New York State local governments, excluding New York City, raised $68.3 billion in revenues in 2008, with $25.4 billion, or 37 percent, from real property taxes and assessments.
  • New York State local government expenditures, excluding New York City, were $72.2 billion in 2008.
  • New York State local governments, excluding New York City, spent $34.4 billion on education in 2008, or 47.6 percent of their total expenditures.
  • New York State local governments, excluding New York City, ended fiscal year 2008 with $33.2 billion in outstanding bonds.
  • Over $2.8 billion in lottery aid was distributed to education in New York State during the fiscal year 2009-10.
  • There were over 624 thousand positions under local government civil service administration in New York State as of December 31, 2009.
F-1 Summary of Finances for Major Classes of Local Government, NYS (Excluding NYC): Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2007
F-2 Revenues of Local Governments by Type of Local Government, NYS by County (Excluding NYC): Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2008
F-3 Current Operating Expenditures of Local Governments by Type of Government Entity, NYS by County (Excluding NYC): Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2008
F-4 Equipment and Capital Outlay Expenditures of Local Governments by Type of Local Government, NYS by County (Excluding NYC): Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2008
F-5 Lottery Aid to Education, NYS by County: Fiscal Years 2005-06 — 2009-10; Cumulative Distribution — 1976-2010
F-6 State Equalization Rates, NYS by County: 2009
F-7 Equalized Exempt Value of Exempt Real Property, NYS by County: Local Assessment Rolls Completed in 2009
F-8 Equalized Exempt Value of Exempt Real Property by Property Use Group and Owner Subgroup, NYS, NYC, Rest of State: 2008 and 2009
F-9 Positions Under County Civil Service Administration, NYS by County: December 31, 2009
F-10 Positions Under City and Town Government, Civil Service Administration, NYS Cities and Towns: December 31, 2009
F-11 Positions Under Local Government Civil Service Administration, NYS: December 31, 2009
F-12 Local Government Entities, NYS by County: 2008
F-13 Summary of County Finances, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-14 County Revenues, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-15 County Expenditures, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-16 NYC Total Governmental Funds, Expenditures by Object, and by Function: Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2000-09
F-17 NYC Total Governmental Funds, Revenues, and Indebtedness: Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2000-09
F-18 Summary of City Finances, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-19 City Revenues, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-20 City Expenditures, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-21 Summary of Town Finances, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-22 Town Revenues, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-23 Town Expenditures, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-24 Summary of Village Finances, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-25 Village Revenues, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-26 Village Expenditures, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-27 Summary of School District Finances, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-28 School District Revenues, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-29 School District Expenditures, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-30 Summary of Fire District Finances, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-31 Fire District Revenues, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
F-32 Fire District Expenditures, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 1998-2008
   
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