The price of local government: Village of Bement
That's a decrease of one percent from 2014, when the village spent $3.92 million, or $5,674.54 per household.
Bement has 691 households and a population of 1,723.
Since 2001, the Village of Bement budget has grown by 47.8 percent, from $2.63 million. The village population has fallen 3.4 percent over the same period, from 1,784.
Salaries accounted for 4.9 percent of village spending in 2015. Bement property taxpayers paid $191,661.06 for four full-time employees and 15 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had four full-time employees and 14 part-time employees, and spent $206,702.86.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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