The price of local government in 2016: Oswego Township
That's a decrease of 8.8 percent from 2015, when the township spent $6 million.
Oswego Township has a population of 47,414.
Since 2001, the Oswego Township budget has grown by 90.6 percent, from $2.87 million. The township population has grown 130.7 percent over the same period, from 20,552.
Salaries accounted for 19.2 percent of township spending in 2016. Oswego Township property taxpayers paid $1.05 million for 15 full-time employees and 18 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had 10 full-time employees and 15 part-time employees, and spent $659,530.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.