The price of local government: Village of Steward
That's an increase of 2.3 percent from 2014, when the village spent $98,462.85, or $1,015.08 per household.
Steward has 97 households and a population of 256.
Since 2001, the Village of Steward budget has fallen by 15.5 percent, from $119,107.80. The village population has fallen 26.9 percent over the same period, from 350.
Salaries accounted for 18.6 percent of village spending in 2015. Steward property taxpayers paid $18,781.26 for 12 part-time employees, or an average of $1,565.11 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had nine part-time employees and spent $8,357, or $928.56 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
Organizations in this Story
402 Main St
Steward, IL - 60553-9607