The price of local government in 2017: Big Grove Township
That's a decrease of 2.4 percent from 2016, when the township spent $397,215.
Big Grove Township has a population of 1,647.
Since 2001, the Big Grove Township budget has grown by 84.9 percent, from $209,521. The township population has grown 64.7 percent over the same period, from 1,000.
Salaries accounted for 35.4 percent of township spending in 2017. Big Grove Township property taxpayers paid $137,085 for 14 part-time employees, or an average of $9,792 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had 14 part-time employees and spent $71,984, or $5,142 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.