The price of local government: Village of Long Point
That's a decrease of one percent from 2014, when the village spent $90,995.35, or $1,011.06 per household.
Long Point has 90 households and a population of 226.
Since 2001, the Village of Long Point budget has grown by 6.3 percent, from $84,782.45. The village population has fallen 9.6 percent over the same period, from 250.
Salaries accounted for 6.2 percent of village spending in 2015. Long Point property taxpayers paid $5,630.40 for 11 part-time employees, or an average of $511.85 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had 10 part-time employees and spent $4,411.40, or $441.14 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.