The price of local government: City of Highland
That's an increase of 21.1 percent from 2014, when the city spent $45.03 million, or $8,427.64 per household.
Highland has 5,343 households and a population of 9,919.
Since 2001, the City of Highland budget has grown by 52.4 percent, from $35.80 million. The city population has grown 17.6 percent over the same period, from 8,438.
Salaries accounted for 16.8 percent of city spending in 2015. Highland property taxpayers paid $9.16 million for 110 full-time employees and 256 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 95 full-time employees and 150 part-time employees, and spent $4.65 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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