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The price of local government in 2016: Village of Elizabethtown

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By Local Labs News Service | Jan 7, 2017

Budget 13

The Village of Elizabethtown budget was $354,795 for its 2016 fiscal year, or $2,304 per household.

That's an increase of 37.1 percent from 2015, when the village spent $258,810, or $1,681 per household.

Elizabethtown has 154 households and a population of 299.

Since 2001, the Village of Elizabethtown budget has grown by 39.6 percent, from $254,098. The village population has fallen 30 percent over the same period, from 427.

Salaries accounted for 21.7 percent of village spending in 2016. Elizabethtown property taxpayers paid $77,008 for one full-time employee and four part-time employees.

In 2001, the village had two full-time employees and four part-time employees, and spent $79,891.

Year
Population
Budget
Salaries
Salary %
# Employees
$$ Per Employee
2016
299
$354,795
$77,008
21.7
5
$15,402
2015
299
$258,810
$79,399
30.7
5
$15,880
2014
301
$258,810
unavailable
unavailable
unavailable
unavailable
2013
306
$480,951
unavailable
unavailable
unavailable
unavailable
2012
296
$452,350
unavailable
unavailable
unavailable
unavailable
2011
319
$480,250
$73,983
15.4
5
$14,797
2010
319
$505,590
$67,626
13.4
5
$13,525
2009
350
$518,895
$68,647
13.2
6
$11,441
2008
350
$517,491
$79,950
15.4
7
$11,421
2007
350
$317,200
$90,956
28.7
7
$12,994
2006
350
$243,854
$92,499
37.9
6
$15,416
2005
350
$220,432
$88,569
40.2
6
$14,762
2004
348
$239,782
$89,860
37.5
6
$14,977
2003
348
$243,361
$86,282
35.5
6
$14,380
2002
427
$250,519
$85,084
34
6
$14,181
2001
427
$254,098
$79,891
31.4
6
$13,315

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

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