The price of local government in 2017: South Homer Township
That's an increase of 14.1 percent from 2016, when the township spent $295,759.
South Homer Township has a population of 1,585.
Since 2001, the South Homer Township budget has fallen by 31.9 percent, from $496,017. The township population has remained same.
Salaries accounted for 16.3 percent of township spending in 2017. South Homer Township property taxpayers paid $55,040 for 11 part-time employees, or an average of $5,004 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.