The price of local government: City of Hickory Hills
That's a decrease of 5.5 percent from 2014, when the city spent $17.18 million, or $3,850.10 per household.
Hickory Hills has 4,462 households and a population of 14,049.
Since 2001, the City of Hickory Hills budget has grown by 35.6 percent, from $11.97 million. The city population has grown 7.9 percent over the same period, from 13,021.
Salaries accounted for 31.4 percent of city spending in 2015. Hickory Hills property taxpayers paid $5.09 million for 56 full-time employees and 31 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 63 full-time employees and 37 part-time employees, and spent $4.90 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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