The price of local government in 2017: Walnut Township
That's an increase of 60.8 percent from 2016, when the township spent $374,430.
Walnut Township has a population of 1,821.
Since 2001, the Walnut Township budget has grown by 79.4 percent, from $335,546. The township population has remained same.
Salaries accounted for 6.3 percent of township spending in 2017. Walnut Township property taxpayers paid $38,081 for one full-time employee and nine part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had two full-time employees and five part-time employees, and spent $38,032.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.