The price of local government in 2017: Village of Indian Head Park
That's an increase of 3.5 percent from 2016, when the village spent $4.79 million, or $2,513 per household.
Indian Head Park has 1,905 households and a population of 3,809.
Since 2001, the Village of Indian Head Park budget has grown by 17.7 percent, from $4.21 million. The village population has grown 8.8 percent over the same period, from 3,502.
Salaries accounted for 30.9 percent of village spending in 2017. Indian Head Park property taxpayers paid $1.53 million for 16 full-time employees and 11 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 19 full-time employees and eight part-time employees, and spent $1.59 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.