The price of local government in 2016: Logan County
That's a decrease of 5.2 percent from 2015, when the county spent $17.33 million.
Logan County has a population of 29,527.
Since 2001, the Logan County budget has fallen by 59.3 percent, from $40.33 million. The county population has fallen 7.7 percent over the same period, from 32,000.
Salaries accounted for 38.3 percent of county spending in 2016. Logan County property taxpayers paid $6.30 million for 156 full-time employees and 79 part-time employees.
In 2001, the county had 140 full-time employees and 70 part-time employees, and spent $6.46 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.