The price of local government: Village of Westchester
That's an increase of 19 percent from 2014, when the village spent $27.54 million, or $3,854.09 per household.
Westchester has 7,145 households and a population of 16,792.
Since 2002, the Village of Westchester budget has grown by 64.7 percent, from $19.89 million. The village population has fallen 0.2 percent over the same period, from 16,824.
Salaries accounted for 22.2 percent of village spending in 2015. Westchester property taxpayers paid $7.28 million for 110 full-time employees and 10 part-time employees.
In 2002, the village had 114 full-time employees and 24 part-time employees, and spent $8.84 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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