The price of local government in 2017: Village of Spillertown
That's a decrease of 2.5 percent from 2016, when the village spent $41,431, or $418 per household.
Spillertown has 99 households and a population of 220.
Since 2001, the Village of Spillertown budget has grown by 52.2 percent, from $26,554. The village population has fallen 16.7 percent over the same period, from 264.
Salaries accounted for six percent of village spending in 2017. Spillertown property taxpayers paid $2,414 for six part-time employees, or an average of $402 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had two part-time employees and spent $7,106, or $3,553 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.