The price of local government in 2016: Schaumburg Township
That's a decrease of 7.3 percent from 2015, when the township spent $7.21 million.
Schaumburg Township has a population of 131,288.
Since 2001, the Schaumburg Township budget has grown by 16.8 percent, from $5.72 million. The township population has fallen 2.1 percent over the same period, from 134,114.
Salaries accounted for 31 percent of township spending in 2016. Schaumburg Township property taxpayers paid $2.07 million for 52 full-time employees and eight part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had 36 full-time employees and 17 part-time employees, and spent $4.49 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.