The price of local government in 2017: Richmond Township
That's an increase of 3.1 percent from 2016, when the township spent $1.22 million.
Richmond Township has a population of 6,683.
Since 2001, the Richmond Township budget has grown by 67.4 percent, from $749,732. The township population has grown 103.4 percent over the same period, from 3,286.
Salaries accounted for 28 percent of township spending in 2017. Richmond Township property taxpayers paid $351,349 for six full-time employees and 19 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had two full-time employees and 10 part-time employees, and spent $202,929.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.