The price of local government in 2017: Warren County
That's a decrease of 13.9 percent from 2016, when the county spent $10.79 million.
Warren County has a population of 17,378.
Since 2001, the Warren County budget has fallen by 3.6 percent, from $9.64 million. The county population has fallen 7.2 percent over the same period, from 18,735.
Salaries accounted for 29.5 percent of county spending in 2017. Warren County property taxpayers paid $2.74 million for 51 full-time employees and 24 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.