The price of local government in 2017: Fountain Bluff Township
That's a decrease of 13.6 percent from 2016, when the township spent $149,537.
Fountain Bluff Township has a population of 210.
Since 2001, the Fountain Bluff Township budget has grown by 267.7 percent, from $35,125. The township population has fallen 23.6 percent over the same period, from 275.
Salaries accounted for 9.7 percent of township spending in 2017. Fountain Bluff Township property taxpayers paid $12,578 for seven part-time employees, or an average of $1,797 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.