The price of local government in 2017: Village of Kaskaskia
That's a decrease of 69.6 percent from 2016, when the village spent $5,563, or $1,113 per household.
Kaskaskia has 5 households and a population of 13.
Since 2002, the Village of Kaskaskia budget has fallen by 91.4 percent, from $19,600. The village population has fallen 45.8 percent over the same period, from 24.
Salaries accounted for 3.3 percent of village spending in 2017. Kaskaskia property taxpayers paid $56 for one part-time employee, or an average of $56 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2002, the village had four part-time employees and spent $735, or $184 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.