The price of local government in 2017: Selby Township
That's an increase of 63.4 percent from 2016, when the township spent $547,050.
Selby Township has a population of 2,536.
Since 2001, the Selby Township budget has grown by 59.5 percent, from $560,332. The township population has grown three percent over the same period, from 2,461.
Salaries accounted for 8.4 percent of township spending in 2017. Selby Township property taxpayers paid $75,484 for 15 part-time employees, or an average of $5,032 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had two full-time employees and seven part-time employees, and spent $72,392.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.