The price of local government: Village of Stone Park
That's an increase of 12.5 percent from 2014, when the village spent $10.54 million, or $13,208.27 per household.
Stone Park has 798 households and a population of 4,946.
Since 2001, the Village of Stone Park budget has fallen by 5.9 percent, from $12.61 million. The village population has fallen 3.5 percent over the same period, from 5,127.
Salaries accounted for 19.5 percent of village spending in 2015. Stone Park property taxpayers paid $2.31 million for 21 full-time employees and 58 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 47 full-time employees and 50 part-time employees, and spent $110,970.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.