The price of local government: Village of Clayton
That's a decrease of one percent from 2014, when the village spent $259,920.50, or $977.14 per household.
Clayton has 266 households and a population of 709.
Since 2001, the Village of Clayton budget has fallen by 24.9 percent, from $342,637. The village population has fallen 21.6 percent over the same period, from 904.
Salaries accounted for 34.2 percent of village spending in 2015. Clayton property taxpayers paid $88,157.58 for two full-time employees and 13 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had three full-time employees and three part-time employees, and spent $95,053.34.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.