The price of local government in 2017: City of Marshall
That's a decrease of three percent from 2016, when the city spent $21.40 million, or $13,129 per household.
Marshall has 1,630 households and a population of 3,933.
Since 2001, the City of Marshall budget has fallen by 42.4 percent, from $36.04 million. The city population has grown 4.1 percent over the same period, from 3,777.
Salaries accounted for 9.5 percent of city spending in 2017. Marshall property taxpayers paid $1.98 million for 34 full-time employees and 13 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 37 full-time employees and 10 part-time employees, and spent $1.97 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.