The price of local government in 2017: Village of Montgomery
That's a decrease of 7.8 percent from 2016, when the village spent $26.28 million.
Montgomery has a population of 18,438.
Since 2001, the Village of Montgomery budget has grown by 93.8 percent, from $12.50 million. The village population has grown 237 percent over the same period, from 5,471.
Salaries accounted for 20.5 percent of village spending in 2017. Montgomery property taxpayers paid $4.96 million for 59 full-time employees and 12 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 39 full-time employees and nine part-time employees, and spent $2.61 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.