The price of local government in 2016: Village of Richview
That's a decrease of 14.6 percent from 2015, when the village spent $645,810, or $7,097 per household.
Richview has 91 households and a population of 253.
Since 2001, the Village of Richview budget has grown by 17.3 percent, from $470,070. The village population has fallen 17.9 percent over the same period, from 308.
Salaries accounted for 6.4 percent of village spending in 2016. Richview property taxpayers paid $35,229 for 11 part-time employees, or an average of $3,203 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had one full-time employee and eight part-time employees, and spent $39,253.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.