The price of local government in 2016: Sherman Township
That's an increase of 3.8 percent from 2015, when the township spent $223,173.
Sherman Township has a population of 630.
Since 2001, the Sherman Township budget has grown by 63.6 percent, from $141,588. The township population has grown 2.4 percent over the same period, from 615.
Salaries accounted for 10.4 percent of township spending in 2016. Sherman Township property taxpayers paid $24,130 for one full-time employee and 13 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had two part-time employees and spent $24,032, or $12,016 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.