The price of local government: Village of Hume
That's an increase of 2.9 percent from 2014, when the village spent $170,452.64, or $897.12 per household.
Hume has 190 households and a population of 380.
Since 2001, the Village of Hume budget has grown by 101.2 percent, from $87,173.10. The village population has fallen 6.4 percent over the same period, from 406.
Salaries accounted for 13.5 percent of village spending in 2015. Hume property taxpayers paid $23,711.94 for 16 part-time employees, or an average of $1,482 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had three full-time employees and two part-time employees, and spent $21,854.24.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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PO Box 12
Hume, IL - 61932