The price of local government: Village of Chandlerville
That's an increase of 1.4 percent from 2014, when the village spent $728,047.26, or $2,737.02 per household.
Chandlerville has 266 households and a population of 540.
Since 2001, the Village of Chandlerville budget has fallen by 59.2 percent, from $1.81 million. The village population has fallen 23 percent over the same period, from 701.
Salaries accounted for 16.5 percent of village spending in 2015. Chandlerville property taxpayers paid $121,850.22 for 20 part-time employees, or an average of $6,092.51 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had six full-time employees and 12 part-time employees, and spent $146,828.38.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.