The price of local government in 2017: Village of Lomax
That's a decrease of 2.9 percent from 2016, when the village spent $143,686, or $826 per household.
Lomax has 174 households and a population of 454.
Since 2001, the Village of Lomax budget has fallen by 5.8 percent, from $148,127. The village population has fallen 4.8 percent over the same period, from 477.
Salaries accounted for six percent of village spending in 2017. Lomax property taxpayers paid $8,446 for nine full-time employees, or an average of $938 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.