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TABLE 1: Change in School Taxes in Districts Outside NYC
With 10,000+ Students, 1995-96
(Districts ranked by increase in taxes per student)

School district Change in Taxes Per Student, 1995-96 Change in Total Tax Collections, 1995-96 1996 Taxes Per Student 1995 Taxes Per Student Change in State Aid Per Student, 1995-96 1996 State Aid Per Student 1996 Enrollment
WAPPINGERS 12.6% 14.3% $5,910 $5,250 -2.7% $2,733 11,299
SACHem 7.7% 7.7% 5,765 5,355 5.0% 4,968 14,359
BUFFALO 5.4% 7.9% 1,955 1,855 -9.9% 5,941 46,536
WILLIAMSVILLE 5.3% 5.8% 6,584 6,256 -3.6% 2,018 10,547
NEWBURGH 4.1% 6.2% 3,352 3,220 6.9% 5,264 11,458
BRENTWOOD 2.9% 6.3% 5,575 5,416 0.2% 5,230 13,009
YONKERS -2.0% 2.2% 6,461 6,593 -1.8% 3,942 21,878
GREECE -2.9% -0.5% 4,317 4,445 4.6% 3,183 14,091
MIDDLE COUNtrY -3.3% -1.8% 4,904 5,072 -1.3% 5,605 10,308
ROCHESTER -3.6% -1.1% 3,487 3,617 -2.6% 5,682 35,776
SYRACUSE -11.1% -10.7% 2,264 2,549 2.4% 5,941 22,790
               
All districts outside NYC 3.0% 4.2% $5,548 $5,388 -0.1% $3,864 1,723,680

Inflation during period: 3.2%

Table 2  Table 3  Table 4  Table 5  Table 6  Table 7  Complete Listing of School Districts

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