The price of local government in 2017: Village of Oak Brook
That's a decrease of 2.9 percent from 2016, when the village spent $53.97 million.
Oak Brook has a population of 7,883.
Since 2001, the Village of Oak Brook budget has fallen by 18.4 percent, from $64.29 million. The village population has fallen 9.4 percent over the same period, from 8,702.
Salaries accounted for 26.3 percent of village spending in 2017. Oak Brook property taxpayers paid $13.78 million for 126 full-time employees and 60 part-time employees.
In 2001, the village had 160 full-time employees and 257 part-time employees, and spent $15.34 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.