The price of local government in 2017: Village of Mark
That's a decrease of 9.2 percent from 2016, when the village spent $5.18 million, or $1,036 per household.
Mark has 5,003 households and a population of 555.
Since 2001, the Village of Mark budget has grown by 530 percent, from $746,564. The village population has grown 13 percent over the same period, from 491.
Salaries accounted for 2.7 percent of village spending in 2017. Mark property taxpayers paid $126,904 for one full-time employee and 21 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 17 part-time employees and spent $41,928, or $2,466 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.