The price of local government in 2016: Sugar Loaf Township
That's an increase of 15 percent from 2015, when the township spent $1.05 million.
Sugar Loaf Township has a population of 7,100.
Since 2001, the Sugar Loaf Township budget has grown by 75.7 percent, from $689,779. The township population has grown 0.4 percent over the same period, from 7,073.
Salaries accounted for 21 percent of township spending in 2016. Sugar Loaf Township property taxpayers paid $254,175 for four full-time employees and 20 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had three full-time employees and one part-time employee, and spent $246,928.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.