The price of local government: City of Geneseo
That's a decrease of 5.1 percent from 2014, when the city spent $16.50 million, or $6,438.12 per household.
Geneseo has 2,563 households and a population of 6,586.
Since 2001, the City of Geneseo budget has grown by 37.5 percent, from $11.38 million. The city population has grown 1.6 percent over the same period, from 6,480.
Salaries accounted for 24.6 percent of city spending in 2015. Geneseo property taxpayers paid $3.85 million for 60 full-time employees and 27 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 67 full-time employees and 15 part-time employees, and spent $3.51 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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115 S Oakwood Ave
Geneseo, IL - 61254