That's a decrease of 2.9 percent from 2016, when the city spent $11.39 million.
Arcola has a population of 2,916.
Since 2001, the City of Arcola budget has grown by 39.8 percent, from $7.91 million. The city population has grown 10 percent over the same period, from 2,652.
Salaries accounted for 6.8 percent of city spending in 2017. Arcola property taxpayers paid $747,778 for 16 full-time employees and 34 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 17 full-time employees and 23 part-time employees, and spent $710,747.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.