The price of local government: Village of Glen Carbon
That's a decrease of 15.1 percent from 2014, when the village spent $18.21 million, or $4,067.85 per household.
Glen Carbon has 4,476 households and a population of 12,973.
Since 2001, the Village of Glen Carbon budget has fallen by 0.6 percent, from $15.56 million. The village population has grown 17.9 percent over the same period, from 11,000.
Salaries accounted for 22.7 percent of village spending in 2015. Glen Carbon property taxpayers paid $3.50 million for 60 full-time employees and 32 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 65 full-time employees and 20 part-time employees, and spent $2.71 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.
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151 N Main St
Glen Carbon, IL - 62034