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The price of local government in 2016: Village of Belknap

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By Local Labs News Service | Jan 7, 2017

Budget 13

The Village of Belknap budget was $701,453 for its 2016 fiscal year, or $20,042 per household.

That's a decrease of 0.9 percent from 2015, when the village spent $708,133, or $20,232 per household.

Belknap has 35 households and a population of 106.

Since 2001, the Village of Belknap budget has grown by 2197.6 percent, from $30,530. The village population has fallen 20.3 percent over the same period, from 133.

Salaries accounted for 4.3 percent of village spending in 2016. Belknap property taxpayers paid $30,070 for one part-time employee, or an average of $30,070 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.

In 2001, the village had two part-time employees and spent $11,502, or $5,751 each.

Year
Population
Budget
Salaries
Salary %
# Employees
$$ Per Employee
2016
106
$701,453
$30,070
4.3
1
$30,070
2015
106
$708,133
$29,666
4.2
3
$9,889
2014
104
$708,133
$18,762
2.6
3
$6,254
2013
104
$721,818
$19,142
2.7
3
$6,381
2012
104
$730,573
$22,781
3.1
3
$7,594
2011
104
$758,004
$16,668
2.2
2
$8,334
2010
138
$196,308
$13,338
6.8
2
$6,669
2009
138
$203,171
$13,689
6.7
2
$6,845
2008
140
$220,370
$13,689
6.2
2
$6,845
2007
140
$188,917
$14,274
7.6
2
$7,137
2006
140
$193,563
$14,625
7.6
2
$7,313
2005
139
$163,475
$15,210
9.3
2
$7,605
2004
133
$149,611
$15,678
10.5
2
$7,839
2003
133
$140,080
$12,648
9
2
$6,324
2002
133
$144,200
$11,340
7.9
2
$5,670
2001
133
$30,530
$11,502
37.7
2
$5,751

All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.

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