The price of local government: Village of Union Hill
That's an increase of 31.5 percent from 2014, when the village spent $17,510, or $795.91 per household.
Union Hill has 22 households and a population of 57.
The village population has fallen 18.6 percent since 2001, from 70.
Salaries accounted for 6.3 percent of village spending in 2015. Union Hill property taxpayers paid $1,458.60 for two part-time employees, or an average of $729.30 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.