The price of local government: Village of Detroit
That's an increase of 12.8 percent from 2014, when the village spent $11,412.40, or $253.61 per household.
Detroit has 45 households and a population of 83.
Since 2001, the Village of Detroit budget has fallen by 5.3 percent, from $13,597.25. The village population has fallen 10.8 percent over the same period, from 93.
In 2001, the village had nine full-time employees and spent $3,329.10, or $369.90 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.