The price of local government in 2017: Walshville Township
That's an increase of 39.5 percent from 2016, when the township spent $232,733.
Walshville Township has a population of 350.
Since 2001, the Walshville Township budget has grown by 121.9 percent, from $146,271. The township population has fallen 4.1 percent over the same period, from 365.
Salaries accounted for 8.7 percent of township spending in 2017. Walshville Township property taxpayers paid $28,101 for six part-time employees, or an average of $4,684 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had one full-time employee and five part-time employees, and spent $28,904.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.