The price of local government in 2017: Waldo Township
That's an increase of 1.6 percent from 2016, when the township spent $168,731.
Waldo Township has a population of 255.
Since 2001, the Waldo Township budget has grown by 164.6 percent, from $64,786. The township population has fallen 1.5 percent over the same period, from 259.
Salaries accounted for 17 percent of township spending in 2017. Waldo Township property taxpayers paid $29,129 for one full-time employee and 14 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had seven part-time employees and spent $22,839, or $3,263 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.