Proposed Long Island school-tax hikes drop below 2 percent on average

Proposed school-tax hikes on Long Island are dropping below 2 percent on average for the first time in more than 40 years -- reflecting the impact of low inflation and state "cap" restrictions now entering their third year of enforcement.

Search tax hikes and reductions by region or district or sort the columns to find the greatest changes school year over school year. N/A means not applicable. N/R means not reported. The data comes from the New York State Comptroller's office.

Proposed changes in tax levies

More than 3 percent increase 2-3 percent increase 1-2 percent increase Up to 1 percent increase Tax cut or no change Not reported
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District/Region 2013-14 tax levy Proposed 2014-15 tax levy Percent change Tax cap override
All Long Island $7,953,077,291 $8,098,429,998 1.83 N/A
All Nassau $4,168,025,553 $4,240,448,144 1.74 N/A
All Suffolk $3,785,051,738 $3,857,981,854 1.93 N/A
Amagansett $8,711,584 $8,798,651 1.00 No
Amityville $54,474,911 $55,354,953 1.62 N/R
Babylon $36,901,120 $37,446,077 1.48 No
Baldwin $89,302,609 $92,204,944 3.25 Yes
Bay Shore $100,024,920 $100,837,407 0.81 No
Bayport-Blue Point $45,800,934 $46,752,613 2.08 No
Bellmore $23,204,992 $23,552,863 1.50 No
Bellmore-Merrick $106,814,583 $108,807,688 1.87 No
Bethpage $63,098,385 $63,593,037 0.78 No
Brentwood $98,178,637 $99,676,574 1.53 No
Bridgehampton $9,774,340 $11,010,513 12.65 Yes
Carle Place $41,716,434 $42,334,699 1.48 No
Center Moriches $21,107,788 $21,441,297 1.58 No
Central Islip $88,688,197 $90,483,948 2.02 No
Cold Spring Harbor $57,084,266 $58,160,172 1.88 No
Commack $128,179,553 $130,789,787 2.04 No
Comsewogue $50,549,627 $51,760,767 2.40 No
Connetquot $117,130,332 $119,393,857 1.93 No
Copiague $56,173,457 $57,435,504 2.25 No
Deer Park $65,459,567 $66,898,209 2.20 No
East Hampton $46,748,089 $N/R N/R N/R
East Islip $69,109,469 $69,756,866 0.94 No
East Meadow $131,048,134 $133,524,944 1.89 No
East Moriches $18,313,506 $18,710,550 2.17 No
East Quogue $20,154,696 $20,442,486 1.43 N/R
East Rockaway $28,272,138 $28,760,630 1.73 N/R
East Williston $50,969,855 $52,455,091 2.91 No
Eastport-South Manor $48,882,107 $50,853,529 4.03 No
Elmont $54,422,678 $55,067,090 1.18 No
Elwood $42,078,321 $42,669,999 1.41 No
Farmingdale $117,229,974 $119,351,629 1.81 No
Fire Island $4,940,872 $5,088,563 2.99 No
Fishers Island $3,125,870 $3,184,675 1.88 No
Floral Park-Bellerose $22,110,195 $22,435,000 1.47 No
Franklin Square $26,374,067 $26,849,198 1.80 No
Freeport $86,484,192 $87,784,865 1.50 No
Garden City $96,859,458 $98,392,677 1.58 No
Glen Cove $63,770,937 $64,780,719 1.58 No
Great Neck $192,640,472 $197,248,963 2.39 No
Greenport $12,041,645 $12,386,642 2.87 No
Half Hollow Hills $187,717,454 $192,258,618 2.42 No
Hampton Bays $42,508,170 $43,050,167 1.28 No
Harborfields $59,202,348 $60,296,846 1.85 N/R
Hauppauge $79,490,508 $81,333,406 2.32 No
Hempstead $72,701,585 $74,171,300 2.02 No
Herricks $92,128,889 $93,800,050 1.81 No
Hewlett-Woodmere $97,017,010 $99,053,905 2.10 No
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