The price of local government in 2017: Wethersfield Township
That's an increase of 58.7 percent from 2016, when the township spent $315,000.
Wethersfield Township has a population of 3,935.
Since 2001, the Wethersfield Township budget has grown by 9.9 percent, from $454,826. The township population has fallen 40.2 percent over the same period, from 6,582.
Salaries accounted for 19.1 percent of township spending in 2017. Wethersfield Township property taxpayers paid $95,629 for one full-time employee and three part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had one full-time employee and nine part-time employees, and spent $76,098.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.