The price of local government in 2016: Village of Raleigh
That's an increase of 1.8 percent from 2015, when the village spent $176,415, or $1,434 per household.
Raleigh has 123 households and a population of 350.
Since 2001, the Village of Raleigh budget has grown by 4.8 percent, from $171,415. The village population has grown 2.9 percent over the same period, from 340.
Salaries accounted for 14.4 percent of village spending in 2016. Raleigh property taxpayers paid $25,824 for 12 part-time employees, or an average of $2,152 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had 15 part-time employees and spent $25,929, or $1,729 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.