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					Massachusetts Department of Revenue, Division of Local Services                        Page 1

                              At A Glance Report for Halifax

                                          Socioeconomic

    County                                                Plymouth
    School Structure                                      K-06
    Form of Government                                    Executive Administrator
                                                          Selectmen
                                                          Open Town Meeting
    2008 Population                                                                       7,692
    2010 Labor Force                                                                      4,399
    2010 Unemployment Rate                                                                 10.7
    1999 Per Capita Income                                                               23,738
    2008 Population Per Square Mile                                                      476.28
    2007 Housing Units Per Square Mile                                                   175.91
    2009 Road Miles                                                                       58.19
    EQV Per Capita (2008 EQV/2008 Population)                                           130,435
    Number of Registered Vehicles (January 2008)                                          8,454
    Average Age of Vehicles (January 2008)                                                 9.94
    2008 Number of Registered Voters                                                      5,567


                                            Certification

                         Most Recent                              2010
                         Next Scheduled                           2013


                                           Bond Ratings

         Moody’s Bond Rating as of December 2009*                           A2
         S & P Bond Rating as of December 2009*


               *Blank indicates the community has not been rated by the bond agency.


                       Fiscal Year 2010 Estimated Cherry Sheet Aid

                         Education Aid                               2,603,707
                         General Government                            941,711
                         Total Receipts                              3,545,418
                         Total Assessments                             163,822
                         Net State Aid                               3,381,596



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Massachusetts Department of Revenue, Division of Local Services                          Page 2

                              At A Glance Report for Halifax

                              Fiscal Year 2010 Tax Classification

          Tax Classification      Assessed Values          Tax Levy            Tax Rate
          Residential                  808,020,300          11,304,204                13.99
          Open Space                             0                   0                  0.00
          Commercial                    51,618,600             722,144                13.99
          Industrial                    13,429,700             187,882                13.99
          Personal Property             19,697,400             275,567                13.99
          Total                        892,766,000          12,489,797


                           Fiscal Year 2010 Revenues by Source

                                                                    Percent
                          Revenue Source                            of Total
                          Tax Levy                     12,489,796      61.45
                          State Aid                     3,825,876      18.82
                          Local Receipts                2,571,227      12.65
                          Other Available               1,439,795       7.08
                          Total                        20,326,694


                     Fiscal Year 2010 Proposition 2½ Levy Capacity

                     New Growth                                98,564
                     Override                                       0
                     Debt Exclusion                           942,176
                     Levy Limit                            12,507,019
                     Excess Capacity                           17,222
                     Ceiling                               22,319,150
                     Override Capacity                     10,754,307


                                     Other Available Funds

                   7/1/2009             FY2009                  FY2010
                  Free Cash        Stabilization Fund       Overlay Reserve
                        637,699                822,248                186,289




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Massachusetts Department of Revenue, Division of Local Services                                          Page 3

                                   At A Glance Report for Halifax

                       Fiscal Year 2010 Average Single Family Tax Bill**

                        Number of Single Family Parcels                                   2,104
                        Assessed Value of Single Family                                 321,409
                        Average Single Family Tax Bill                                    4,497

                                 State Average Single Family Tax Bill

                               Fiscal Year 2007                                    3,962
                               Fiscal Year 2008                                    4,110
                               Fiscal Year 2009                                    4,250

                              Halifax issues property tax bills Semi-Annually.

**For the communities granting residential exemptions, DLS does not collect enough information to calculate an average
single-family tax bill. In FY09 those communities are Barnstable, Boston, Brookline, Cambridge, Chelsea, Everett,
Malden, Marlborough, Nantucket, Somerville, Somerset, Tisbury, Waltham and Watertown. Therefore, the average
single-family tax bill information in this report will be blank.


           Fiscal Year 2009 Schedule A – Actual Revenues and Expenditures

                        General Fund       Special         Capital        Enterprise       Trust           Total All
                                           Revenue         Projects        Funds          Revenue           Funds
  Revenues                  17,728,227      1,139,027                0     1,087,839         34,416         19,989,509
  Expenditures              17,585,428        845,667           17,653     1,041,721         28,501         19,518,970
   Police                    1,074,598              0                0              0             0          1,074,598
   Fire                        761,881              0                0              0             0            761,881
   Education                 9,827,785        522,931                0              0             0         10,350,716
   Public Works                802,137         20,400                0       738,887              0          1,561,424
   General Fund                                                                                                723,439
   Debt Service                723,439
   Health Ins                  802,449                                                                         802,449
   Pension                     632,695                                                                         632,695
   All Other                 2,960,444        302,336           17,653       302,834          28,501         3,611,768

This data only represents the revenues and expenditures occurring in these funds and does not reflect any transfers to or
from other funds. Therefore, this data should not be used to calculate an ending fund balance.

                           Total Revenues and Expenditures Per Capita

                        General Fund       Special         Capital        Enterprise       Trust           Total All
                                           Revenue         Projects        Funds          Revenue           Funds
  Revenues                     2,304.8         148.1               0.0         141.4             4.5           2,598.7
  Expenditures                 2,286.2         109.9               2.3         135.4             3.7           2,537.6

If you have questions regarding the data contained in this report, please contact the Municipal
Databank/Local Aid Section at (617) 626-2384 or databank@dor.state.ma.us.

Last Page Update 06/10/2010