The price of local government in 2017: Village of Leaf River
That's a decrease of 3.3 percent from 2016, when the village spent $315,111, or $1,335 per household.
Leaf River has 236 households and a population of 424.
Since 2001, the Village of Leaf River budget has fallen by 1.3 percent, from $308,637. The village population has fallen 22.3 percent over the same period, from 546.
Salaries accounted for 23.1 percent of village spending in 2017. Leaf River property taxpayers paid $70,205 for one full-time employee and three part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had one full-time employee and nine part-time employees, and spent $74,162.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.