The price of local government: Village of Cary
That's an increase of 11.5 percent from 2014, when the village spent $18.79 million, or $3,118.32 per household.
Cary has 6,026 households and a population of 18,271.
Since 2001, the Village of Cary budget has grown by 59.8 percent, from $13.12 million. The village population has grown 17.6 percent over the same period, from 15,531.
Salaries accounted for 23.3 percent of village spending in 2015. Cary property taxpayers paid $4.88 million for 60 full-time employees and 10 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 64 full-time employees and 14 part-time employees, and spent $4.10 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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