The price of local government in 2016: Village of Mound Station
That's a decrease of 0.9 percent from 2015, when the village spent $21,724, or $494 per household.
Mound Station has 44 households and a population of 121.
Since 2001, the Village of Mound Station budget has fallen by 73.3 percent, from $80,649. The village population has fallen 46.2 percent over the same period, from 225.
Salaries accounted for 35.4 percent of village spending in 2016. Mound Station property taxpayers paid $7,608 for nine part-time employees, or an average of $845 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had nine part-time employees and spent $8,544, or $949 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.