Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2015 Data Tables

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Q4a. Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 0% 1% 4% 4% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 11% 22% 26% 34% 24%
No Change 14% 29% 13% 31% 26%
Somewhat Increased 71% 43% 57% 29% 44%
Greatly Increased 2% 1% 0% 0% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 3% 3% 0% 2% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 2% 2% 2% 0% 0% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 29% 21% 21% 18% 14% 24%
No Change 33% 27% 19% 11% 12% 26%
Somewhat Increased 32% 45% 55% 67% 73% 44%
Greatly Increased 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 3% 3% 1% 2% 0% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
  Region of Michigan Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
Has there been a decrease, an increase, or no change from the previous fiscal year in revenue from property taxes for your jurisdiction? Greatly Decreased 3% 1% 2% 3% 3% 1% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 28% 35% 18% 24% 23% 16% 24%
No Change 33% 26% 27% 27% 29% 18% 26%
Somewhat Increased 34% 35% 49% 39% 43% 63% 44%
Greatly Increased 1% 0% 0% 3% 0% 1% 1%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 2% 2% 5% 3% 3% 0% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.