The price of local government in 2017: White Oak Township
That's an increase of 9.8 percent from 2016, when the township spent $686,397.
White Oak Township has a population of 899.
Since 2001, the White Oak Township budget has grown by 282.9 percent, from $196,869. The township population has fallen 2.3 percent over the same period, from 920.
Salaries accounted for 6.5 percent of township spending in 2017. White Oak Township property taxpayers paid $48,636 for 10 part-time employees, or an average of $4,864 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.