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2015 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 3,177 local government units in New York State in 2014, including cities, counties, towns, villages, school districts, and fire districts.
  • New York State local governments, excluding New York City, raised $74.3 billion in revenues in 2013, with $29.14 billion from real estate taxes and assessments.
  • New York State local government expenditures, excluding New York City, were $76.8 billion in 2013.
  • New York State local governments, excluding New York City, spent $37.5 billion on education in 2013.
  • New York State local governments, excluding New York City, ended fiscal year 2013 with almost $36.3 billion in outstanding bonds.
  • $3.2 billion in lottery aid was distributed to education in New York State during fiscal year 2014-15.
  • There were over 540 thousand positions under county civil service administration in New York State as of December 31, 2014, up from almost 536 thousand as of December 31, 2012.
F-1 Summary of Finances for Major Classes of Local Government, NYS (Excluding NYC): Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2013
F-2 Current Operating Expenditures of Local Governments by Type of Government Entity, NYS by County (Excluding NYC): Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2013
F-3 Equipment and Capital Outlay Expenditures of Local Governments by Type of Local Government, NYS by County (Excluding NYC): Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2013
F-4 Lottery Aid to Education, NYS by County: Fiscal Years 2010-11 — 2014-15; Cumulative Distribution — 1976-2015
F-5 State Equalization Rates, NYS by County: 2014
F-6 Equalized Exempt Value of Exempt Real Property, NYS by County: Local Assessment Rolls Completed in 2013
F-7 Equalized Exempt Value of Exempt Real Property by Property Use Group and Owner Subgroup, NYS, NYC, Rest of State: 2012 and 2013
F-8 Positions Under County Civil Service Administration, NYS by County: December 31, 2014
F-9 Positions Under City and Town Government, Civil Service Administration, NYS Cities and Towns: December 31, 2014
F-10 Positions Under Local Government Civil Service Administration, NYS: December 31, 2014
F-11 Local Government Entities, NYS by County: 2014
F-12 Summary of County Finances, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-13 County Revenues, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-14 County Expenditures, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-15 Summary of City Finances, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-16 City Revenues, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-17 City Expenditures, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-18 Summary of Town Finances, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-19 Town Revenues, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-20 Town Expenditures, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-21 Summary of Village Finances, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-22 Village Revenues, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-23 Village Expenditures, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-24 Summary of School District Finances, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-25 School District Revenues, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-26 School District Expenditures, NYS (Excluding NYC): Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-27 Summary of Fire District Finances, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-28 Fire District Revenues, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
F-29 Fire District Expenditures, NYS: Selected Fiscal Years Ended in 2003-13
   
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