The price of local government in 2017: Village of Hillsdale
That's a decrease of 26.7 percent from 2016, when the village spent $416,791, or $1,219 per household.
Hillsdale has 342 households and a population of 523.
Since 2001, the Village of Hillsdale budget has fallen by 26.6 percent, from $415,961. The village population has fallen 11.1 percent over the same period, from 588.
Salaries accounted for 27.2 percent of village spending in 2017. Hillsdale property taxpayers paid $83,022 for one full-time employee and nine part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had one full-time employee and 11 part-time employees, and spent $92,651.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.