The price of local government in 2016: South Homer Township
That's an increase of 1.7 percent from 2015, when the township spent $290,698.
South Homer Township has a population of 1,585.
Since 2001, the South Homer Township budget has fallen by 40.4 percent, from $496,017. The township population has remained same.
Salaries accounted for 19.5 percent of township spending in 2016. South Homer Township property taxpayers paid $57,704 for 11 part-time employees, or an average of $5,246 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had one full-time employee and 14 part-time employees, and spent $58,603.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.