The price of local government in 2017: St. Jacob Township
That's a decrease of 75.2 percent from 2016, when the township spent $7.25 million.
St. Jacob Township has a population of 2,102.
Since 2001, the St. Jacob Township budget has grown by 215.2 percent, from $570,485. The township population has remained same.
Salaries accounted for 8.6 percent of township spending in 2017. St. Jacob Township property taxpayers paid $154,044 for two full-time employees and nine part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had four full-time employees and 13 part-time employees, and spent $137,215.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.