The price of local government in 2016: Leyden Township
That's a decrease of 28.8 percent from 2015, when the township spent $16.26 million.
Leyden Township has a population of 92,890.
Since 2002, the Leyden Township budget has fallen by 11.2 percent, from $13.04 million. The township population has grown 4.5 percent over the same period, from 88,850.
Salaries accounted for 24.8 percent of township spending in 2016. Leyden Township property taxpayers paid $2.87 million for 38 full-time employees and 29 part-time employees.
In 2002, the township had 45 full-time employees and 19 part-time employees, and spent $3.16 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.