The price of local government in 2017: Venedy Township
That's an increase of 6.3 percent from 2016, when the township spent $253,433.
Venedy Township has a population of 40.
Since 2001, the Venedy Township budget has grown by 38.3 percent, from $194,746. The township population has fallen 90.8 percent over the same period, from 434.
Salaries accounted for 6.7 percent of township spending in 2017. Venedy Township property taxpayers paid $18,110 for 12 part-time employees, or an average of $1,509 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had 15 part-time employees and spent $18,924, or $1,262 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.