The price of local government in 2017: Norman Township
That's a decrease of 2.5 percent from 2016, when the township spent $398,457.
Norman Township has a population of 225.
Since 2001, the Norman Township budget has grown by 65.1 percent, from $235,223. The township population has grown 7.1 percent over the same period, from 210.
Salaries accounted for 5.4 percent of township spending in 2017. Norman Township property taxpayers paid $21,006 for eight part-time employees, or an average of $2,626 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had six part-time employees and spent $23,301, or $3,883 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.