The price of local government in 2017: Nettle Creek Township
That's a decrease of 84.9 percent from 2016, when the township spent $351,722.
Nettle Creek Township has a population of 500.
Since 2001, the Nettle Creek Township budget has fallen by 59.2 percent, from $130,609. The township population has remained same.
Salaries accounted for 103.4 percent of township spending in 2017. Nettle Creek Township property taxpayers paid $55,039 for nine part-time employees, or an average of $6,115 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had nine part-time employees and spent $21,989, or $2,443 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.