The price of local government in 2017: Village of Hodgkins
That's a decrease of 0.2 percent from 2016, when the village spent $13.52 million.
Hodgkins has a population of 1,848.
Since 2001, the Village of Hodgkins budget has grown by 89.5 percent, from $7.12 million. The village population has fallen 9.2 percent over the same period, from 2,036.
Salaries accounted for 26.4 percent of village spending in 2017. Hodgkins property taxpayers paid $3.56 million for 35 full-time employees and 30 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 28 full-time employees and two part-time employees, and spent $2.33 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.