The price of local government: Village of Yates City
That's a decrease of one percent from 2014, when the city spent $898,366, or $3,315 per household.
Yates has 271 households and a population of 685.
Since 2001, the Village of Yates City budget has fallen by 3.1 percent, from $918,174. The city population has fallen 27.9 percent over the same period, from 950.
Salaries accounted for 14.4 percent of city spending in 2015. Yates property taxpayers paid $127,908 for two full-time employees and 22 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had three full-time employees and 13 part-time employees, and spent $117,726.84.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.