The price of local government in 2017: City of Keithsburg
That's a decrease of 32 percent from 2016, when the city spent $742,180, or $2,801 per household.
Keithsburg has 265 households and a population of 610.
Since 2001, the City of Keithsburg budget has fallen by 12 percent, from $573,981. The city population has fallen 2.4 percent over the same period, from 625.
Salaries accounted for 23.7 percent of city spending in 2017. Keithsburg property taxpayers paid $119,775 for one full-time employee and 27 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had one full-time employee and three part-time employees, and spent $120,549.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.