The price of local government in 2017: Zuma Township
That's a decrease of 24 percent from 2016, when the township spent $309,750.
Zuma Township has a population of 757.
Since 2001, the Zuma Township budget has grown by 19.7 percent, from $196,823. The township population has grown 10.2 percent over the same period, from 687.
Salaries accounted for eight percent of township spending in 2017. Zuma Township property taxpayers paid $18,778 for 10 part-time employees, or an average of $1,878 each, before their health care benefits and taxpayer-funded pension contributions.
In 2001, the township had 10 part-time employees and spent $16,177, or $1,618 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.