The price of local government in 2017: Village of Evansville
That's a decrease of 6.2 percent from 2016, when the village spent $4.13 million, or $17,214 per household.
Evansville has 240 households and a population of 701.
Since 2001, the Village of Evansville budget has fallen by 36.2 percent, from $6.08 million. The village population has fallen 16.9 percent over the same period, from 844.
Salaries accounted for 3.7 percent of village spending in 2017. Evansville property taxpayers paid $144,637 for three full-time employees and 15 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had three full-time employees and six part-time employees, and spent $176,418.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.