The price of local government in 2017: Wabash Township
That's an increase of 11.8 percent from 2016, when the township spent $264,217.
Wabash Township has a population of 2,257.
Since 2002, the Wabash Township budget has grown by 70.6 percent, from $173,186. The township population has grown 7.4 percent over the same period, from 2,102.
Salaries accounted for 37.6 percent of township spending in 2017. Wabash Township property taxpayers paid $111,187 for three full-time employees and seven part-time employees.
In 2002, the township had two full-time employees and spent $64,495, or $32,248 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.