The price of local government: Village of Albers
That's a decrease of 19 percent from 2014, when the village spent $1.04 million, or $2,615.01 per household.
Albers has 399 households and a population of 1,100.
Since 2001, the Village of Albers budget has fallen by 3.8 percent, from $878,649.50. The village population has grown 25.3 percent over the same period, from 878.
Salaries accounted for 10.5 percent of village spending in 2015. Albers property taxpayers paid $88,938.90 for three full-time employees and 15 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had two full-time employees and one part-time employee, and spent $97,219.31.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.