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The price of local government in 2016: Village of Stonefort

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By Local Labs News Service | Jan 7, 2017

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The Village of Stonefort budget was $254,600 for its 2016 fiscal year, or $2,158 per household.

That's a decrease of 1.5 percent from 2015, when the village spent $258,509, or $2,191 per household.

Stonefort has 118 households and a population of 297.

Since 2001, the Village of Stonefort budget has grown by 94.9 percent, from $130,619. The village population has grown 1.7 percent over the same period, from 292.

Salaries accounted for 6.3 percent of village spending in 2016. Stonefort property taxpayers paid $15,981 for four part-time employees, or an average of $3,995 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.

In 2001, the village had one full-time employee and five part-time employees, and spent $21,666.

Year
Population
Budget
Salaries
Salary %
# Employees
$$ Per Employee
2016
297
$254,600
$15,981
6.3
4
$3,995
2015
297
$258,509
$16,133
6.2
4
$4,033
2014
297
$249,817
$15,709
6.3
4
$3,927
2013
297
$250,966
$16,438
6.5
4
$4,109
2012
297
$241,868
$16,808
6.9
4
$4,202
2011
292
$246,234
$13,865
5.6
4
$3,466
2010
292
$236,121
$12,677
5.4
4
$3,169
2009
292
$93,237
$11,642
12.5
4
$2,910
2008
292
$302,835
$11,733
3.9
4
$2,933
2007
292
$229,638
$10,998
4.8
4
$2,750
2006
292
$188,016
$10,321
5.5
5
$2,064
2005
292
$195,536
$12,041
6.2
5
$2,408
2004
292
$254,166
$14,488
5.7
6
$2,415
2003
292
$247,079
$14,147
5.7
6
$2,358
2002
292
$208,146
$13,863
6.7
6
$2,310
2001
292
$130,619
$21,666
16.6
6
$3,611

All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.

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