The price of local government: Village of Manteno
That's a decrease of 26.7 percent from 2014, when the village spent $17.49 million, or $5,657.12 per household.
Manteno has 3,092 households and a population of 9,204.
Since 2001, the Village of Manteno budget has fallen by 29.6 percent, from $18.21 million. The village population has grown 43.5 percent over the same period, from 6,414.
Salaries accounted for 19.1 percent of village spending in 2015. Manteno property taxpayers paid $2.45 million for 34 full-time employees and 23 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 32 full-time employees and 123 part-time employees, and spent $1.98 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.