The price of local government in 2016: Village of Thebes
That's a decrease of 0.9 percent from 2015, when the village spent $497,140, or $2,793 per household.
Thebes has 178 households and a population of 375.
The village population has fallen 21.5 percent since 2001, from 478.
Salaries accounted for 17 percent of village spending in 2016. Thebes property taxpayers paid $83,799 for two full-time employees and 12 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had three full-time employees and two part-time employees, and spent $84,523.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.