The price of local government: City of Hamilton
That's a decrease of 8.9 percent from 2014, when the city spent $2.16 million, or $1,857.47 per household.
Hamilton has 1,165 households and a population of 2,738.
Since 2001, the City of Hamilton budget has fallen by 39.5 percent, from $3.26 million. The city population has fallen 16.5 percent over the same period, from 3,280.
Salaries accounted for 35.2 percent of city spending in 2015. Hamilton property taxpayers paid $694,601.64 for 12 full-time employees and 57 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 14 full-time employees and 51 part-time employees, and spent $694,035.15.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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1010 Broadway St
Hamilton, IL - 62341-1535