The price of local government in 2017: Sherman Township
That's a decrease of 10.5 percent from 2016, when the township spent $231,624.
Sherman Township has a population of 630.
Since 2001, the Sherman Township budget has grown by 46.3 percent, from $141,588. The township population has grown 2.4 percent over the same period, from 615.
Salaries accounted for 11.2 percent of township spending in 2017. Sherman Township property taxpayers paid $23,140 for one full-time employee and nine 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.