The price of local government in 2017: Village of Hardin
That's a decrease of 2.4 percent from 2016, when the village spent $603,015.
Hardin has a population of 967.
Since 2001, the Village of Hardin budget has fallen by 59.9 percent, from $1.47 million. The village population has fallen 10.9 percent over the same period, from 1,085.
Salaries accounted for 31.2 percent of village spending in 2017. Hardin property taxpayers paid $183,627 for four full-time employees and 18 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had seven full-time employees and six part-time employees, and spent $186,222.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.