Table 20

PROPERTY TAX LEVIES BY MAJOR TAXING DISTRICT

By Calendar Year Due 1993-1997

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                                                   1993                      1994                    1995
                                             Amount    Percent       Amount    Percent       Amount    Percent
CATEGORY                                     ($000)                  ($000)                  ($000)
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TOTAL                                       3,476,759   100.0       3,718,653   100.0       4,010,103   100.0

SCHOOLS                                     1,948,624    56.0       2,095,900    56.4       2,253,126    56.2
  State (Regular)                             907,511    26.1         981,114    26.4       1,065,857    26.6
  Local (Special)                           1,041,112    29.9       1,114,786    30.0       1,187,270    29.6
     Maint. & Oper                            639,694    18.4         705,827    19.0         728,987    18.2
     Cap./Trans. Project                       58,524     1.7          46,384     1.2          57,920     1.4
     Bonds                                    342,895     9.9         362,576     9.8         400,363    10.0

COUNTY                                        685,455    19.7         731,015    19.7         788,654    19.7
  Current Expense (Regular)                   390,381    11.2         420,671    11.3         482,738    12.0
  Other County Regular                         34,956     1.0          37,924     1.0          15,262     0.4
  Road District (Regular)                     196,111     5.6         215,241     5.8         233,504     5.8
  Diverted Road Funds                           2,905     0.1           2,977     0.1           3,592     0.1
  County Special                               61,101     1.8          54,202     1.5          53,558     1.3

CITIES AND TOWNS                              443,483    12.8         470,309    12.6         503,424    12.6
  Regular Levies                              389,656    11.2         426,707    11.5         449,068    11.2
  Special Levies                               53,827     1.5          43,602     1.2          54,356     1.4

DISTRICTS                                     399,198    11.5         421,429    11.3         464,899    11.6
  Total Regular                               340,811     9.8         369,792     9.9         408,324    10.2
  Total Special                                58,387     1.7          51,637     1.4          56,574     1.4
    Port General (Regular)                     58,793     1.7          60,045     1.6          48,453     1.2
    Port Ind. Dev./Bonds(Reg.)                  9,192     0.3           9,108     0.2          23,378     0.6
    Port Special                                  000     0.0             000     0.0             163     0.0
    Fire Protection Regular                   131,567     3.8         142,535     3.8         156,771     3.9
    Fire Protection Special                    21,833     0.6          17,140     0.5          20,110     0.5
    Library Regular                            67,898     2.0          78,468     2.1          88,705     2.2
    Library Special                            12,152     0.3          10,873     0.3          11,846     0.3
    Hospital Regular                           13,546     0.4          14,636     0.4          16,700     0.4
    Hospital Special                           14,170     0.4          15,411     0.4          14,174     0.4
    Emergency Medical Regular                  52,338     1.5          57,023     1.5          65,522     1.6
    Emergency Medical Special                     149     0.0             153     0.0             157     0.0
    Parks Regular                               6,020     0.2           6,479     0.2           6,993     0.2
    Parks Special                               8,318     0.2           6,267     0.2           8,048     0.2
    Other Regular                               1,456     0.0           1,497     0.0           1,803     0.0
    Other Special                               1,766     0.1           1,794     0.0           2,076     0.1

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                                                    1996                      1997         1996 to 1997 Comparison
                                              Amount      Percent      Amount    Percent       Amount    Percent
CATEGORY                                      ($000)                   ($000)                  ($000)
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TOTAL                                       4,293,010    100.0       4,570,988    100.0         277,978      6.5

SCHOOLS                                     2,432,250     56.7       2,604,374     57.0         172,124      7.1
  State (Regular)                           1,099,338     25.6       1,189,419     26.0          90,081      8.2
  Local (Special)                           1,332,911     31.0       1,414,955     31.0          82,043      6.2
     Maint. & Oper                            804,345     18.7         856,613     18.7          52,268      6.5
     Cap./Trans. Project                      109,119      2.5         119,155      2.6          10,036      9.2
     Bonds                                    419,447      9.8         439,187      9.6          19,740      4.7

COUNTY                                        819,822     19.1         848,889     18.6          29,067      3.5
  Current Expense (Regular)                   471,824     11.0         461,294     10.1         -10,530     -2.2
  Other County Regular                         52,428      1.2          89,727      2.0          37,299     71.1
  Road District (Regular)                     242,528      5.6         254,308      5.6          11,779      4.9
  Diverted Road Funds                           3,695      0.1           2,911      0.1            -784    -21.2
  County Special                               49,347      1.1          40,649      0.9          -8,698    -17.6

CITIES AND TOWNS                              549,395     12.8         588,632     12.9          39,237      7.1
  Regular Levies                              495,381     11.5         531,332     11.6          35,951      7.3
  Special Levies                               54,013      1.3          57,299      1.3           3,286      6.1

DISTRICTS                                     491,544     11.4         529,093     11.6          37,549      7.6
  Total Regular                               436,889     10.2         471,755     10.3          34,867      8.0
  Total Special                                54,655      1.3          57,338      1.3           2,683      4.9
    Port General (Regular)                     53,031      1.2          55,334      1.2           2,303      4.3
    Port Ind. Dev./Bonds(Reg.)                 24,438      0.6          24,447      0.5             009      0.0
    Port Special                                  121      0.0             133      0.0             012      0.0
    Fire Protection Regular                   169,842      4.0         183,362      4.0          13,521      8.0
    Fire Protection Special                    17,918      0.4          19,622      0.4           1,704      9.5
    Library Regular                            93,485      2.2         103,249      2.3           9,764     10.4
    Library Special                            11,194      0.3           9,312      0.2          -1,882    -16.8
    Hospital Regular                           18,195      0.4          20,365      0.4           2,169     11.9
    Hospital Special                           14,022      0.3          14,190      0.3             168      1.2
    Emergency Medical Regular                  67,858      1.6          74,603      1.6           6,745      9.9
    Emergency Medical Special                   3,217      0.1           3,414      0.1             197      6.1
    Parks Regular                               8,235      0.2           8,414      0.2             178      2.2
    Parks Special                               5,925      0.1           8,220      0.2           2,295     38.7
    Other Regular                               1,804      0.0           1,982      0.0             177      9.8
    Other Special                               2,259      0.1           2,448      0.1             189      8.4