The price of local government: Village of Hillview
That's a decrease of 18.4 percent from 2014, when the village spent $88,062.94, or $1,630.80 per household.
Hillview has 54 households and a population of 165.
Since 2001, the Village of Hillview budget has fallen by 49.6 percent, from $142,432.05. The village population has fallen 39.1 percent over the same period, from 271.
Salaries accounted for 28.3 percent of village spending in 2015. Hillview property taxpayers paid $20,308.20 for 12 part-time employees, or an average of $1,692.35 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had 14 part-time employees and spent $13,547.93, or $967.71 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.