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The price of local government in 2016: Wauconda Township

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By Local Labs News Service | Jan 7, 2017

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The Wauconda Township budget was $4.26 million for its 2016 fiscal year.

That's an increase of 15.3 percent from 2015, when the township spent $3.69 million.

Wauconda Township has a population of 21,730.

Since 2001, the Wauconda Township budget has grown by 57.5 percent, from $2.70 million. The township population has grown 37 percent over the same period, from 15,860.

Salaries accounted for 22.8 percent of township spending in 2016. Wauconda Township property taxpayers paid $968,524 for 14 full-time employees and seven part-time employees.

In 2001, the township had 14 full-time employees and seven part-time employees, and spent $712,523.

Year
Population
Budget
Salaries
Salary %
# Employees
$$ Per Employee
2016
21,730
$4,256,984
$968,524
22.8
21
$46,120
2015
21,730
$3,691,483
$914,680
24.8
21
$43,556
2014
21,730
$2,537,012
$890,380
35.1
24
$37,099
2013
21,730
$3,435,756
$886,204
25.8
24
$36,925
2012
21,730
$3,697,349
$899,140
24.3
24
$37,464
2011
21,730
$3,936,312
$906,280
23
25
$36,251
2010
10,450
$3,019,691
$859,049
28.4
30
$28,635
2009
10,450
$3,269,770
$884,178
27
24
$36,841
2008
10,450
$2,984,720
$860,663
28.8
24
$35,861
2007
10,450
$2,874,266
$885,941
30.8
34
$26,057
2006
10,450
$2,990,355
$852,234
28.5
24
$35,510
2005
10,450
$3,221,977
$868,412
27
21
$41,353
2004
10,450
$3,182,434
$835,108
26.2
21
$39,767
2003
10,450
$3,106,022
$833,631
26.8
21
$39,697
2002
15,900
$3,366,934
$749,609
22.3
21
$35,696
2001
15,860
$2,702,477
$712,523
26.4
21
$33,930

All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.

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