The price of local government in 2017: Village of Roscoe
That's an increase of 23.4 percent from 2016, when the village spent $5.88 million, or $972 per household.
Roscoe has 6,050 households and a population of 10,785.
Since 2001, the Village of Roscoe budget has grown by 89.3 percent, from $3.83 million. The village population has grown 72.7 percent over the same period, from 6,244.
Salaries accounted for 24.8 percent of village spending in 2017. Roscoe property taxpayers paid $1.79 million for 24 full-time employees and 57 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 20 full-time employees and 26 part-time employees, and spent $1.29 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.