The price of local government: Village of Tampico
That's an increase of 53.2 percent from 2014, when the village spent $905,122.80, or $2,855.28 per household.
Tampico has 317 households and a population of 790.
Since 2001, the Village of Tampico budget has grown by 124.3 percent, from $618,144. The village population has grown 2.3 percent over the same period, from 772.
Salaries accounted for 11.7 percent of village spending in 2015. Tampico property taxpayers paid $161,665.92 for three full-time employees and 13 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had four full-time employees and eight part-time employees, and spent $98,993.46.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.