The price of local government in 2017: Morris Township
That's a decrease of 1.8 percent from 2016, when the township spent $172,016.
Morris Township has a population of 7,110.
Since 2001, the Morris Township budget has fallen by 15.4 percent, from $199,680. The township population has fallen 28.9 percent over the same period, from 10,000.
Salaries accounted for 27.1 percent of township spending in 2017. Morris Township property taxpayers paid $45,799 for one full-time employee and eight part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had six part-time employees and spent $52,817, or $8,803 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.