The price of local government: Village of Curran
That's an increase of 4.3 percent from 2014, when the village spent $98,453.58, or $1,668.70 per household.
Curran has 59 households and a population of 212.
Since 2008, the Village of Curran budget has fallen by 9.1 percent, from $113,000. The village population has grown 41.3 percent over the same period, from 150.
Salaries accounted for 4.5 percent of village spending in 2015. Curran property taxpayers paid $4,625.70 for nine part-time employees, or an average of $513.97 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.