Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Spring 2017 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 3% 1% 5% 3% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 16% 16% 20% 21% 17%
No Change 22% 34% 26% 35% 32%
Somewhat Increased 58% 45% 49% 37% 45%
Greatly Increased 0% 1% 0% 1% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 1% 4% 0% 3% 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% 1% 2% 3% 2% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 18% 17% 17% 11% 16% 17%
No Change 37% 34% 28% 17% 18% 32%
Somewhat Increased 37% 43% 52% 65% 63% 45%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 4% 3% 1% 2% 1% 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 2% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2%
Somewhat Decreased 26% 17% 15% 19% 16% 13% 17%
No Change 29% 36% 31% 39% 33% 25% 32%
Somewhat Increased 39% 43% 48% 35% 43% 59% 45%
Greatly Increased 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0%
Not Applicable 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Don't Know 4% 2% 4% 4% 5% 1% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.