The price of local government in 2017: City of Griggsville
That's a decrease of 20.4 percent from 2016, when the city spent $776,790, or $1,769 per household.
Griggsville has 439 households and a population of 1,223.
Since 2001, the City of Griggsville budget has grown by 61.5 percent, from $382,761. The city population has fallen 2.8 percent over the same period, from 1,258.
Salaries accounted for 22.5 percent of city spending in 2017. Griggsville property taxpayers paid $139,176 for three full-time employees and 13 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had seven full-time employees and 12 part-time employees, and spent $200,291.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.