The price of local government in 2017: Sonora Township
That's an increase of 20.5 percent from 2016, when the township spent $222,511.
Sonora Township has a population of 750.
Since 2001, the Sonora Township budget has fallen by 10.1 percent, from $298,342. The township population has grown 36.4 percent over the same period, from 550.
Salaries accounted for 10.5 percent of township spending in 2017. Sonora Township property taxpayers paid $28,147 for one full-time employee and eight part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had one full-time employee and 14 part-time employees, and spent $37,995.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.