The price of local government: Village of Biggsville
That's a decrease of 73.8 percent from 2014, when the village spent $1.31 million, or $9,696.03 per household.
Biggsville has 135 households and a population of 286.
Since 2001, the Village of Biggsville budget has grown by 243.4 percent, from $99,873. The village population has fallen 58.8 percent over the same period, from 695.
Salaries accounted for 4.7 percent of village spending in 2015. Biggsville property taxpayers paid $16,034.40 for one full-time employee and nine part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 10 part-time employees and spent $25,610.78, or $2,561.08 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.