The price of local government in 2017: City of Kewanee
That's a decrease of 14.2 percent from 2016, when the city spent $120.46 million, or $22,805 per household.
Kewanee has 5,282 households and a population of 12,916.
Since 2001, the City of Kewanee budget has grown by 413.9 percent, from $20.11 million. The city population has fallen 0.2 percent over the same period, from 12,944.
Salaries accounted for 4.8 percent of city spending in 2017. Kewanee property taxpayers paid $4.94 million for 81 full-time employees and 35 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 86 full-time employees and 29 part-time employees, and spent $4.69 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.