The price of local government in 2017: Orland Township
That's a decrease of 13.1 percent from 2016, when the township spent $5.14 million.
Orland Township has a population of 97,558.
Since 2001, the Orland Township budget has grown by 40.2 percent, from $3.19 million. The township population has grown 14.8 percent over the same period, from 85,000.
Salaries accounted for 29 percent of township spending in 2017. Orland Township property taxpayers paid $1.30 million for 25 full-time employees and 30 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had 24 full-time employees and 12 part-time employees, and spent $1.18 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.