The price of local government in 2016: Village of Teutopolis
That's an increase of 11.7 percent from 2015, when the village spent $6.12 million, or $9,323 per household.
Teutopolis has 656 households and a population of 1,530.
Since 2001, the Village of Teutopolis budget has grown by 45.4 percent, from $4.70 million. The village population has fallen 1.9 percent over the same period, from 1,559.
Salaries accounted for 4.7 percent of village spending in 2016. Teutopolis property taxpayers paid $323,223 for six full-time employees and seven part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had six full-time employees and four part-time employees, and spent $265,076.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.