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SCHENECTADY DIGITAL HISTORY ARCHIVE

Financial Information for Schenectady County Governments and Taxing Districts:
Schenectady County

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This information is taken from Financial Data for Local Governments - Local Fiscal Years Ended in 2003 from the Office of the New York State Comptroller.

2000 Census Population
Number146,555
Rank17
 
Land Area (sq. mi.)206.1
 
Taxable Valuation of Real Property
Assessed Value ($)3,969,623,911
Full Value ($)5,777,957,363
 
Constitutional Real Estate Tax Limit Provisions
Tax Limit for Operating Purposes ($)83,065,098
Tax Levy Subject to Limit ($)43,413,328
Tax Levy for County Purposes ($)50,492,462
 
Indebtedness
Issued During Fiscal Year
Bonds ($)7,234,028
Bond Anticipation Notes ($)0
Other Notes ($)0
Paid During Fiscal Year
Bonds ($)6,783,598
Bond Anticipation Notes ($)0
Other Notes ($)0
Total Debt Outstanding ($)41,949,028
Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year
Not Subject to Limit
Bonds ($)0
Bond Anticipation Notes ($)0
Other Notes ($)0
Subject to Limit
Bonds ($)41,949,028
Bond Anticipation Notes ($)0
Other Notes ($)0
 
Constitutional Debt Limit ($)396,652,372
 
Revenues
Real Property Taxes
Taxes and Assessments ($)50,482,044
Other Tax Items ($)2,176,656
Non-Property Taxes
Sales Tax ($)37,259,811
Other Taxes ($)615,689
Intergovernment Revenues
State Aid
General Purpose ($)227,151
Health ($)7,573,033
Highway and Transportation ($)1,174,125
Social Services ($)28,894,418
Other ($)7,196,166
Federal Aid
Federal Revenue Sharing ($)0
CETA ($)0
Health ($)618,938
Social Services ($)22,150,529
Other ($)4,545,103
Other Governments ($)2,448,261
Interest Earnings ($)717,519
All Other Revenues
Repayments of Social Services ($)4,458,706
Health Departmental Income ($)23,876,521
Sewer Departmental Income ($)0
Water Departmental Income ($)0
Other Home and Community Services Departmental Income ($)0
Unclassified ($)0
Total Revenues ($)211,076,643
 
Expenditures by Object
Current Operations
Personal Services ($)50,912,865
Employee Benefits ($)24,652,353
Contractual Expenditures ($)129,709,249
Total Current Operations ($)205,274,467
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)9,908,557
Debt Service
Principal ($)6,282,598
Interest ($)1,924,342
Total Expenses ($)223,389,964
 
Expenditures by Function
General Government
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)12,749,654
Contractual Services ($)4,036,353
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)623,122
Education
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)0
Contractual Services ($)8,907,198
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)805,977
Police
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)13,970,442
Contractual Services ($)3,001,432
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)19,838
Fire
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)0
Contractual Services ($)0
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)25,227
Other Public Safety
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)400,671
Contractual Services ($)1,036,568
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)261,337
Health
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)21,961,811
Contractual Services ($)16,123,865
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)15,598
Transportation
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)4,567,851
Contractual Services ($)3,631,881
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)7,199,977
Economic Assistance
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)16,903,034
Contractual Services ($)89,505,877
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)440,103
Culture - Recreation
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)4,100,789
Contractual Services ($)2,057,132
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)438,142
Home and Community Services
Utilities
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)0
Contractual Services ($)0
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)0
Other Community Services
Personal Services and Allocated Fringes ($)910,966
Contractual Services ($)1,408,943
Equipment and Capital Outlay ($)79,236
 
Borrowings ($)6,934,028
 
Percent of Tax Limit Exhausted (Rounded)52.26%
 
Percent of Debt Limit Exhausted (Rounded)10.58%
 
Debt Not Subject to Limit ($)0
 
Debt Subject to Limit ($)41,949,028
 
Transfers to Capital Projects Fund ($)1,388,623

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