The price of local government: Village of Basco
That's a decrease of one percent from 2014, when the village spent $71,018.50, or $1,203.70 per household.
Basco has 59 households and a population of 98.
Since 2001, the Village of Basco budget has grown by five percent, from $66,993. The village population has fallen 8.4 percent over the same period, from 107.
Salaries accounted for 3.3 percent of village spending in 2015. Basco property taxpayers paid $2,325.60 for nine part-time employees, or an average of $258.40 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.