That's an increase of 25.4 percent from 2015, when the township spent $4.64 million.
Libertyville Township has a population of 53,139.
Since 2001, the Libertyville Township budget has grown by 77.3 percent, from $3.28 million. The township population has grown 6.3 percent over the same period, from 50,000.
Salaries accounted for 18.4 percent of township spending in 2016. Libertyville Township property taxpayers paid $1.07 million for 16 full-time employees and 18 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had 12 full-time employees and three part-time employees, and spent $900,210.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.