The price of local government in 2016: Warren County
That's an increase of 4.8 percent from 2015, when the county spent $10.30 million.
Warren County has a population of 17,527.
Since 2001, the Warren County budget has grown by 11.9 percent, from $9.64 million. The county population has fallen 6.4 percent over the same period, from 18,735.
Salaries accounted for 25 percent of county spending in 2016. Warren County property taxpayers paid $2.70 million for 61 full-time employees and 17 part-time employees.
In 2001, the county had 60 full-time employees and 39 part-time employees, and spent $2.46 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.