The price of local government in 2017: Village of Lansing
That's an increase of 1.9 percent from 2016, when the village spent $63.96 million, or $6,071 per household.
Lansing has 10,536 households and a population of 28,086.
Since 2001, the Village of Lansing budget has grown by 49.4 percent, from $43.62 million. The village population has fallen 1.9 percent over the same period, from 28,640.
Salaries accounted for 20.8 percent of village spending in 2017. Lansing property taxpayers paid $13.55 million for 168 full-time employees and 92 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 188 full-time employees and 161 part-time employees, and spent $13.60 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.