The price of local government: Village of Raritan
That's a decrease of one percent from 2014, when the village spent $103,000, or $1,980.77 per household.
Raritan has 52 households and a population of 138.
Since 2001, the Village of Raritan budget has grown by 70.8 percent, from $59,732. The village population has fallen 1.4 percent over the same period, from 140.
Salaries accounted for 9.5 percent of village spending in 2015. Raritan property taxpayers paid $9,727.74 for 13 part-time employees, or an average of $748.29 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had 11 part-time employees and spent $11,391.55, or $1,035.60 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
Organizations in this Story
P.O. Box 70
Raritan, IL - 61471