The price of local government: City of Griggsville
That's an increase of 8.2 percent from 2014, when the city spent $660,281.50, or $1,504.06 per household.
Griggsville has 439 households and a population of 1,223.
Since 2001, the City of Griggsville budget has grown by 93.5 percent, from $369,283.50. The city population has fallen 2.8 percent over the same period, from 1,258.
Salaries accounted for 17.2 percent of city spending in 2015. Griggsville property taxpayers paid $123,287.40 for three full-time employees and 14 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had seven full-time employees and 12 part-time employees, and spent $193,238.50.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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