The price of local government in 2017: Village of Mahomet
That's an increase of 5.8 percent from 2016, when the village spent $15.61 million, or $4,339 per household.
Mahomet has 3,599 households and a population of 8,400.
Since 2001, the Village of Mahomet budget has grown by 135.8 percent, from $7.01 million. The village population has grown 72.2 percent over the same period, from 4,877.
Salaries accounted for 10.8 percent of village spending in 2017. Mahomet property taxpayers paid $1.79 million for 34 full-time employees and two part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 20 full-time employees and 34 part-time employees, and spent $999,848.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.