The price of local government: Village of Lake Ka-Ho
That's an increase of 29.6 percent from 2014, when the village spent $129,630.65, or $1,080.26 per household.
Lake Ka-Ho has 120 households and a population of 240.
Since 2002, the Village of Lake Ka-Ho budget has grown by 260.6 percent, from $46,587.15. The village population has fallen 7.7 percent over the same period, from 260.
Salaries accounted for 4.5 percent of village spending in 2015. Lake Ka-Ho property taxpayers paid $7,604.10 for two part-time employees, or an average of $3,802.05 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.