The price of local government: City of Bunker Hill
That's an increase of 5.8 percent from 2014, when the city spent $3.68 million, or $4,879.74 per household.
Bunker Hill has 755 households and a population of 1,800.
Since 2001, the City of Bunker Hill budget has grown by 4.4 percent, from $3.73 million. The city population has fallen 50 percent over the same period, from 3,600.
Salaries accounted for 12.6 percent of city spending in 2015. Bunker Hill property taxpayers paid $490,076.34 for 10 full-time employees and five part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had eight full-time employees and eight part-time employees, and spent $472,062.27.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
Organizations in this Story