The price of local government in 2017: Village of Ladd
That's an increase of 12.3 percent from 2016, when the village spent $6.01 million, or $10,782 per household.
Ladd has 557 households and a population of 1,295.
Since 2001, the Village of Ladd budget has grown by 22.1 percent, from $5.53 million. The village population has fallen 0.4 percent over the same period, from 1,300.
Salaries accounted for 5.4 percent of village spending in 2017. Ladd property taxpayers paid $362,163 for five full-time employees and 22 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had nine full-time employees and two part-time employees, and spent $352,299.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.