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The price of local government: Village of Crescent City

Local Government

By Local Labs News Service | Jul 6, 2017

Budget 09

The Village of Crescent City budget was $812,277 for its 2015 fiscal year, or $3,088.51 per household.

That's a decrease of 19.6 percent from 2014, when the city spent $1.01 million, or $3,843.31 per household.

Crescent has 263 households and a population of 615.

Since 2001, the Village of Crescent City budget has grown by 48.1 percent, from $548,479.50. The city population has grown 13.9 percent over the same period, from 540.

Salaries accounted for 6.4 percent of city spending in 2015. Crescent property taxpayers paid $52,242.36 for nine part-time employees, or an average of $5,804.71 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.

In 2001, the city had one full-time employee and 10 part-time employees, and spent $50,976.33.

Year
Population
Budget
Salaries
Salary %
# Employees
$$ Per Employee
2015
615
$812,277
$52,242.36
6.4
9
$5,804.70
2014
615
$1,010,790.50
$63,329.55
6.3
10
$6,332.95
2013
615
$1,029,548
$66,102.40
6.4
10
$6,610.24
2012
631
$1,049,347
$62,820.90
6
9
$6,980.10
2011
631
$1,260,090
$65,254.68
5.2
9
$7,250.51
2010
631
$1,211,176.50
$61,714.89
5.1
9
$6,857.21
2009
631
$732,409.50
$61,687.83
8.4
9
$6,854.20
2008
1,214
$361,543.50
$55,935
15.5
8
$6,991.87
2007
631
$541,996.65
$57,868.20
10.7
10
$5,786.82
2006
631
$696,420
$56,762.40
8.2
11
$5,160.21
2005
631
$719,634
$55,771.48
7.7
11
$5,070.13
2004
540
$513,871.50
$58,869.15
11.5
11
$5,351.74
2003
540
$513,678
$55,121.88
10.7
11
$5,011.08
2002
540
$682,222.50
$56,848.50
8.3
11
$5,168.04
2001
540
$548,479.50
$50,976.33
9.3
11
$4,634.21

All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.

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