The price of local government: Village of Standard City
That's a decrease of one percent from 2014, when the city spent $54,775.40, or $582.72 per household.
Standard has 94 households and a population of 170.
Since 2001, the Village of Standard City budget has grown by 25.5 percent, from $43,234.46. The city population has grown 36 percent over the same period, from 125.
In 2001, the city had nine part-time employees and spent $2,904.40, or $322.71 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.