The price of local government in 2016: Village of Cave-In-Rock
That's a decrease of 4.3 percent from 2015, when the village spent $237,440, or $1,855 per household.
Cave-In-Rock has 128 households and a population of 354.
Since 2001, the Village of Cave-In-Rock budget has fallen by 80 percent, from $1.14 million. The village population has fallen 7.1 percent over the same period, from 381.
Salaries accounted for 10.1 percent of village spending in 2016. Cave-In-Rock property taxpayers paid $22,956 for four full-time employees, or an average of $5,739 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had one full-time employee and three part-time employees, and spent $44,491.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.