The price of local government in 2017: Village of Libertyville
That's an increase of 5.3 percent from 2016, when the village spent $65.23 million, or $8,111 per household.
Libertyville has 8,042 households and a population of 20,315.
Since 2001, the Village of Libertyville budget has grown by 121.5 percent, from $31.01 million. The village population has fallen 2.1 percent over the same period, from 20,742.
Salaries accounted for 24.6 percent of village spending in 2017. Libertyville property taxpayers paid $16.89 million for 162 full-time employees and 255 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 176 full-time employees and 275 part-time employees, and spent $14.65 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.