The price of local government: Village of Cherry
That's a decrease of 1.9 percent from 2014, when the village spent $272,229, or $1,601.35 per household.
Cherry has 170 households and a population of 482.
Since 2001, the Village of Cherry budget has grown by 53.9 percent, from $173,633.80. The village population has fallen 5.3 percent over the same period, from 509.
Salaries accounted for 13.3 percent of village spending in 2015. Cherry property taxpayers paid $35,606.16 for 14 part-time employees, or an average of $2,543.30 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had 14 part-time employees and spent $33,569.11, or $2,397.79 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
Organizations in this Story
71 W. Monroe St.
Chicago, IL - 60603
Cherry, IL - 61317