The price of local government in 2017: Village of Milledgeville
That's an increase of 22.8 percent from 2016, when the village spent $3.95 million, or $8,818 per household.
Milledgeville has 448 households and a population of 977.
Since 2001, the Village of Milledgeville budget has grown by 125.3 percent, from $2.15 million. The village population has fallen 9.2 percent over the same period, from 1,076.
Salaries accounted for 5.4 percent of village spending in 2017. Milledgeville property taxpayers paid $263,279 for five full-time employees and 13 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had five full-time employees and seven part-time employees, and spent $289,716.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.