The price of local government in 2017: Village of Lily Lake
That's a decrease of 27.6 percent from 2016, when the village spent $939,761, or $2,805 per household.
Lily Lake has 335 households and a population of 1,000.
Since 2001, the Village of Lily Lake budget has grown by 201.9 percent, from $225,354. The village population has grown 66.7 percent over the same period, from 600.
Salaries accounted for 5.1 percent of village spending in 2017. Lily Lake property taxpayers paid $34,873 for one part-time employee, or an average of $34,873 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had one part-time employee and spent $4,260, or $4,260 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.