The price of local government: City of Eldorado
That's an increase of 24.6 percent from 2014, when the city spent $4.16 million, or $2,596.60 per household.
Eldorado has 1,603 households and a population of 4,127.
Since 2001, the City of Eldorado budget has grown by 9.6 percent, from $4.74 million. The city population has fallen nine percent over the same period, from 4,534.
Salaries accounted for 24.5 percent of city spending in 2015. Eldorado property taxpayers paid $1.27 million for 27 full-time employees and 40 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 28 full-time employees and four part-time employees, and spent $1.24 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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21380 Washington Rd
Deer Creek, IL - 61733