The price of local government in 2016: Village of Woodland
That's an increase of 1.4 percent from 2015, when the village spent $516,591, or $20,664 per household.
Woodland has 25 households and a population of 324.
Since 2006, the Village of Woodland budget has grown by 126 percent, from $231,878. The village population has fallen 4.7 percent over the same period, from 340.
Salaries accounted for 4.6 percent of village spending in 2016. Woodland property taxpayers paid $24,316 for 15 part-time employees, or an average of $1,621 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2006, the village had one full-time employee and two part-time employees, and spent $21,705.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.