The price of local government in 2017: Naperville Township
That's a decrease of 13 percent from 2016, when the township spent $5.04 million.
Naperville Township has a population of 100,000.
Since 2001, the Naperville Township budget has grown by 26 percent, from $3.48 million. The township population has grown 96.1 percent over the same period, from 51,000.
Salaries accounted for 26.1 percent of township spending in 2017. Naperville Township property taxpayers paid $1.14 million for 20 full-time employees and 11 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had 17 full-time employees and eight part-time employees, and spent $1.06 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.