The price of local government: Village of Riverton
That's an increase of 29.9 percent from 2014, when the village spent $1.27 million, or $1,036.68 per household.
Riverton has 1,225 households and a population of 3,455.
Since 2001, the Village of Riverton budget has grown by 31.1 percent, from $1.26 million. The village population has grown 11.5 percent over the same period, from 3,100.
Salaries accounted for 88.2 percent of village spending in 2015. Riverton property taxpayers paid $1.46 million for 31 full-time employees and two part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 28 full-time employees and five part-time employees, and spent $1.47 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.