The price of local government in 2017: Yates Township
That's an increase of 75 percent from 2016, when the township spent $108,065.
Yates Township has a population of 256.
Since 2001, the Yates Township budget has grown by 76.4 percent, from $107,255. The township population has fallen 31.7 percent over the same period, from 375.
Salaries accounted for 13.4 percent of township spending in 2017. Yates Township property taxpayers paid $25,407 for one full-time employee and 12 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had one full-time employee and nine part-time employees, and spent $25,929.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.