The price of local government in 2017: Village of Indianola
That's a decrease of 2.5 percent from 2016, when the village spent $62,333, or $557 per household.
Indianola has 112 households and a population of 219.
Since 2001, the Village of Indianola budget has fallen by 56 percent, from $138,017. The village population has grown 5.8 percent over the same period, from 207.
Salaries accounted for 20.3 percent of village spending in 2017. Indianola property taxpayers paid $12,306 for four part-time employees, or an average of $3,077 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the village had four part-time employees and spent $22,558, or $5,640 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.