The price of local government: Village of Hampshire
That's a decrease of 26.2 percent from 2014, when the village spent $7.54 million, or $3,757.25 per household.
Hampshire has 2,006 households and a population of 5,976.
Since 2001, the Village of Hampshire budget has fallen by 14.9 percent, from $6.54 million. The village population has grown 106.1 percent over the same period, from 2,900.
Salaries accounted for 28.6 percent of village spending in 2015. Hampshire property taxpayers paid $1.59 million for 22 full-time employees and 26 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 17 full-time employees and 10 part-time employees, and spent $933,215.23.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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