Rock Island Today

Rock Island Today

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Biggest spenders: What Quad Cities townships rank highest?

Local Government

By Rock Island Today Reports | Mar 19, 2018

Budget01

Cordova, Alba and Cornwall top the list in Quad Cities with the highest spending per capita in 2017, Illinois State Comptroller financial reports show.

State law requires local governments to self-report financial records each year, including revenue, spending and debt. Spending per capita is calculated to compare budget habits across townships.

How does your township rank?

Top-spending Quad Cities townships

Rank
Township
County
Population
Total Spending
Spending Per Capita
1
Cordova
Rock Island
896
$532,229
$594
2
Alba
Henry
220
$112,050
$509
3
Cornwall
Henry
278
$120,354
$433
4
Eliza
Mercer
425
$180,055
$424
5
Duncan
Mercer
272
$107,911
$397
6
Suez
Mercer
595
$220,746
$371
7
Burns
Henry
265
$96,978
$366
8
Osco
Henry
459
$149,434
$326
9
Clover
Henry
908
$266,954
$294
10
Edford
Henry
653
$170,973
$262
11
Weller
Henry
422
$110,050
$261
12
Loraine
Henry
284
$71,983
$253
13
Abington
Mercer
382
$93,340
$244
14
Phenix
Henry
1,710
$381,761
$223
15
Ohio Grove
Mercer
500
$101,236
$202

View Source

Want to get notified whenever we write about any of these organizations ?

Sign-up Next time we write about any of these organizations, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

Phenix TownshipDuncan TownshipOsco TownshipEdford TownshipBurns TownshipOhio Grove TownshipAbington TownshipLoraine TownshipAlba TownshipCornwall TownshipSuez TownshipEliza TownshipCordova TownshipClover TownshipWeller Township

More News