The price of local government: Village of Baylis
That's a decrease of one percent from 2014, when the village spent $71,783.79, or $897.30 per household.
Baylis has 80 households and a population of 205.
Since 2001, the Village of Baylis budget has fallen by 18.3 percent, from $87,008.70. The village population has fallen 21.2 percent over the same period, from 260.
Salaries accounted for 34 percent of village spending in 2015. Baylis property taxpayers paid $24,164.82 for seven part-time employees, or an average of $3,452.12 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had two part-time employees and spent $9,843.45, or $4,921.73 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.