The Local Government Spending & Revenue database contains spending, debt and revenue levels of counties, cities, towns, villages and school districts throughout the state, excluding only New York City. Use this database to view a single local government entity, to compare like entities to one another, or to create categorical rankings.

2012 County Benchmarks

Source: Office of State Comptroller, with further calculations
by the Empire Center for Public Policy

(Ranks = Highest to Lowest)

County Tompkins Area Upstate
Size Medium
Region Southern Tier
Population 101,564
Upstate Medium
County Average
Area Rank
(out of 50)
Region Rank
(out of 9)
NYS Rank
(out of 57)
1) "NDR" means no data reported to state comptroller in this category.
2) "NA" means not applicable in this category.