The price of local government in 2016: Village of Belknap
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.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.