The price of local government: Village of Joy
That's an increase of 6.4 percent from 2014, when the village spent $618,117.42, or $3,552.40 per household.
Joy has 174 households and a population of 421.
Since 2001, the Village of Joy budget has grown by 91.2 percent, from $344,007. The village population has fallen 6.9 percent over the same period, from 452.
Salaries accounted for 8.4 percent of village spending in 2015. Joy property taxpayers paid $55,337.04 for two full-time employees and three part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had two full-time employees and 13 part-time employees, and spent $95,179.38.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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P.O. Box 265
Joy, IL - 61260