The price of local government in 2017: Village of Grantfork
That's a decrease of 28.7 percent from 2016, when the village spent $1.28 million, or $9,736 per household.
Grantfork has 131 households and a population of 328.
Since 2001, the Village of Grantfork budget has grown by 13.2 percent, from $802,762. The village population has grown 9.3 percent over the same period, from 300.
Salaries accounted for 15 percent of village spending in 2017. Grantfork property taxpayers paid $136,118 for two full-time employees and 14 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had one full-time employee and 16 part-time employees, and spent $58,192.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.