The price of local government: Village of Hammond
That's an increase of 3.9 percent from 2014, when the village spent $936,508.96, or $4,852.38 per household.
Hammond has 193 households and a population of 497.
Since 2001, the Village of Hammond budget has grown by 87.1 percent, from $519,945.14. The village population has fallen 5.7 percent over the same period, from 527.
Salaries accounted for 8.2 percent of village spending in 2015. Hammond property taxpayers paid $79,633.44 for one full-time employee and 14 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had one full-time employee and 18 part-time employees, and spent $92,736.67.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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