The price of local government in 2017: Troy Grove Township
That's a decrease of 1.7 percent from 2016, when the township spent $386,626.
Troy Grove Township has a population of 1,316.
Since 2001, the Troy Grove Township budget has fallen by 30 percent, from $542,909. The township population has remained same.
Salaries accounted for 18.2 percent of township spending in 2017. Troy Grove Township property taxpayers paid $69,094 for two part-time employees, or an average of $34,547 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had 10 part-time employees and spent $61,005, or $6,100 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.