The price of local government in 2017: City of Neoga
That's an increase of 49.5 percent from 2016, when the city spent $6.69 million.
Neoga has a population of 1,636.
Since 2001, the City of Neoga budget has grown by 91.1 percent, from $5.24 million. The city population has fallen 11.8 percent over the same period, from 1,854.
Salaries accounted for 3.9 percent of city spending in 2017. Neoga property taxpayers paid $384,791 for eight full-time employees and 11 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 12 full-time employees and 13 part-time employees, and spent $568,836.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.