The price of local government in 2017: Village of Industry
That's a decrease of 20.7 percent from 2016, when the village spent $836,254, or $3,543 per household.
Industry has 236 households and a population of 490.
Since 2001, the Village of Industry budget has fallen by 35.4 percent, from $1.03 million. The village population has fallen 18.3 percent over the same period, from 600.
Salaries accounted for 8.1 percent of village spending in 2017. Industry property taxpayers paid $53,361 for one full-time employee and five part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had one full-time employee and 11 part-time employees, and spent $66,097.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.