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The price of local government in 2017: Winfield Township

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By Local Labs News Service | Jan 7, 2018

Budget 07

The Winfield Township budget was $3.95 million for its 2017 fiscal year.

That's a decrease of 1.3 percent from 2016, when the township spent $4 million.

Winfield Township has a population of 48,000.

Since 2001, the Winfield Township budget has grown by 28.5 percent, from $3.08 million. The township population has grown 6.7 percent over the same period, from 45,000.

Salaries accounted for 28.6 percent of township spending in 2017. Winfield Township property taxpayers paid $1.13 million for 16 full-time employees and 13 part-time employees.

In 2001, the township had 16 full-time employees and spent $1.08 million, or $67,342 each.

Year
Population
Budget
Salaries
Salary %
# Employees
$$ Per Employee
2017
48,000
$3,952,500
$1,129,588
28.6
29
$38,951
2016
48,000
$4,003,230
$1,209,447
30.2
29
$41,705
2015
48,000
$4,055,030
$1,188,565
29.3
29
$40,985
2014
46,233
$3,746,994
$1,221,967
32.6
26
$46,999
2013
46,233
$3,828,168
$1,218,754
31.8
26
$46,875
2012
50,000
$3,894,516
$1,160,959
29.8
26
$44,652
2011
50,000
$3,788,212
$1,202,729
31.7
26
$46,259
2010
48,000
$3,774,996
$1,187,720
31.5
25
$47,509
2009
49,574
$3,931,551
$1,222,606
31.1
28
$43,664
2008
49,574
$3,741,309
$1,197,955
32
20
$59,898
2007
49,827
$3,709,959
$1,182,265
31.9
16
$73,892
2006
48,516
$3,897,500
$1,221,296
31.3
16
$76,331
2005
47,828
$4,251,000
$1,201,928
28.3
16
$75,121
2004
45,155
$3,374,790
$1,164,488
34.5
16
$72,781
2003
45,155
$3,208,618
$1,140,720
35.6
16
$71,295
2002
47,000
$3,506,201
$1,106,476
31.6
16
$69,155
2001
45,000
$3,076,075
$1,077,473
35
16
$67,342

All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.

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