The price of local government in 2017: Monroe County
That's a decrease of two percent from 2016, when the county spent $106.23 million.
Monroe County has a population of 34,097.
Since 2001, the Monroe County budget has grown by 341.9 percent, from $23.55 million. The county population has grown 23.5 percent over the same period, from 27,619.
Salaries accounted for 11.4 percent of county spending in 2017. Monroe County property taxpayers paid $11.86 million for 268 full-time employees and 93 part-time employees.
In 2001, the county had 133 full-time employees and 201 part-time employees, and spent $9.37 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.