The price of local government: City of Watseka
That's a decrease of 9.7 percent from 2014, when the city spent $29.55 million, or $11,936.39 per household.
Watseka has 2,476 households and a population of 5,144.
Since 2001, the City of Watseka budget has grown by 14.8 percent, from $23.24 million. The city population has fallen 9.3 percent over the same period, from 5,670.
Salaries accounted for 4.6 percent of city spending in 2015. Watseka property taxpayers paid $1.23 million for 21 full-time employees and 75 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 28 full-time employees and 48 part-time employees, and spent $1.43 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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201 Brianna Dr
Watseka, IL - 60970