The price of local government in 2017: Unity Township
That's a decrease of 0.9 percent from 2016, when the township spent $1.11 million.
Unity Township has a population of 1,418.
Since 2001, the Unity Township budget has grown by 9.7 percent, from $1.01 million. The township population has fallen 11.4 percent over the same period, from 1,600.
Salaries accounted for 11.3 percent of township spending in 2017. Unity Township property taxpayers paid $124,778 for two full-time employees and 13 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had two full-time employees and 11 part-time employees, and spent $109,623.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.