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ANDALUSIA, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County ROCK ISLAND    
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 1,238 1,052 1,050 1,178 1,201 Avg. Winter Temp 24.80 F -4.00 C County 165,968 148,723 149,374 147,546 147,457 Avg. Summer Temp 73.20 F 22.89 C Labor 84,434 74,530 77,616 78,729 77,192 Avg. Annual Rainfall 38.04 In 96.62 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 35.00 In 88.90 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / TRUSTEES / VI     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan No             - Rev.    0       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class  8    in city  6     outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0          0
    Police Department            0          0          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  59
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   2 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest  15 MI   24 KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  15 MI   24 KM
 
                 Banks   1  Assets $     27,320,000
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone YES
                    Enterprise Zone YES                      Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks
QUAD CITIES MSA DATA USED FOR CLIMATE AND LABOR 
MARKET.  ANDULUSIA COMMUNITY BANK.  POLICE IS 
CONTRACTED WITH ROCK ISLAND COUNTY SHERIFF.  FIRE 
IS VOLUNTEER DEPT.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   0 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community I-280                                             
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     7 MI   11 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals  66
               Local Carriers  15
          Interstate Carriers  43
          Intrastate Carriers  27

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport QUAD CITY INTL AIRPORT
                     Local YES   12 MI 19 KM
       Commercial Airlines    4   Flights per day   25

    Nearest Public Airport QUAD CITY INTL AIRPORT
                     Local YES  12 MI   19 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway 10,000 FT   3,050 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available YES    Charter Service Available YES
     Pvt Storage Available YES    Pvt Maintenance Available YES

Water
City Adjoins Navigable Water YES
            Name of Waterway MISSISSIPPI RIVER        
                Public Barge YES
               Private Barge YES
               Channel Depth    12 FT      4 M
            Length Of Season 10 Months
           Public Dock Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

Travel Time
(distance and travel time for goods in transit to selected major cities)

              Highway   Highway    Days       Days
City           Miles      Km.     by Rail   by Truck
-----------   -------   -------   -------   --------
Atlanta           760     1,216       5         3
Chicago           162       259       1         1
Cleveland         503       805       3         2
Dallas            845     1,352       3         3
Denver            854     1,366       3         2
Detroit           430       688       3         1
Kansas City       349       558       1         1
Los Angeles     1,945     3,112       6         4
Memphis           523       837       3         2
Minneapolis       327       523       1         1
New Orleans       924     1,478       5         4
New York          997     1,595       5         4
St. Louis         237       379       2         1
Seattle         1,974     3,158       4         4

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    13 MI   21 KM
Container Service NO    13 MI   21 KM

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          310,000           1,178,000
            Treatment Capacity          432,000           1,641,600
          Average Daily Demand           91,970             349,486
             Peak Daily Demand          200,500             761,900
               Excess Capacity          231,500             879,700

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant PRIMARY        
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          320,000           1,216,000
                  Present Load          272,000           1,033,600
               Excess Capacity           48,000             182,400

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier MID AMERICAN ENERGY CO.  
       Electric Supplier MID AMERICAN ENERGY CO.  
Local Telephone Supplier SBC                                               
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers UNLIMITED    

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   5 MI    8 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community     0
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO     5 MI    8 KM

Remarks

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                4         0         561
Junior High               1         0         184
High School               1         0         381
Trade & Technical         0         0           0
Community College         0         0           0
Four-Yr College           0         0           0
University                0         0           0

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 21.5

Remarks
Andalusia is in Rockridge CUSD #300.  Nearby 
access to Augustana College, Western IL Univ Quad 
City Campus, Quad City Grad Center, Blackhawk 
College & Scott Comm College for training & 
professional development.  University of IL 193 
miles South-East, Western IL University 79 miles 
South & University of Iowa 64 miles West.


Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
SKI SNOW STAR WINTER       SNOW STAR CORP            200  NONE                0
SPORTS PARK              
ANDALUSIA FIRE                                        35                      0
PROTECTION DISTRICT      
ANDALUSIA VOLUNTEER                                   35                      0
AMBULANCE                
ANDALUSIA ELEMENTARY       EDUCATION                  25                      0
SCHOOL                   
ANDALUSIA COMMUNITY                                   12                      0
BANK                     
CRAFTON RAILROAD                                      12                      0
COMPANY                  
CASEY'S GENERAL                                        9                      0
STORE                    
SLAYDENS AUTO REPAIR                                   7                      0
                         
HADLEYS ICE CREAM HUT                                  6                      0
                         
QUAD CITY ACOUSTICAL                                   6                      0
CEILING                  

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for Rock Island County                      
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force    77,192
             Unemployed   5,986
             Percentage   7.80%
         Total Employed    71,206
          Manufacturing  17.00%
      Non-Manufacturing  81.90%
            Agriculture   1.10%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2011
Labor Relations Board Elections 
         Number in Last 5 Years   0
            Number won by union   0
          Number won by company   0
      Work stoppage occurences
            within last 5 years   0
   Number of employees involved       0

Wage Rates
Wage rates for experienced workers in selected occupations working in the  Econ Dev Reg 6 NW       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 17.28  $ 32.57   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 15.10  $ 22.16
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.08  $ 15.71   Office Clerk             $  8.94  $ 13.83
Assembler-Production     $ 10.36  $ 15.28   Secretary                $  9.99  $ 15.86
Computer Operator        $ 14.06  $ 22.55   Sheet Metal Worker       $  9.37  $ 13.42
Computer Programmer      $ 20.11  $ 35.23   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 11.19  $ 17.86
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.03  $ 13.94   Systems Analyst          $ 21.42  $ 40.06
Drill or Punch Press     $ 11.51  $ 16.55   Technician               $ 17.71  $ 27.53
Engineer                 $ 24.05  $ 43.96   Tool & Die Maker         $ 15.92  $ 26.59
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.82  $ 13.72   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.89  $ 18.67
Laborer                  $ 12.27  $ 24.62   Welder                   $  9.37  $ 13.42
Machinist                $ 12.44  $ 22.07   Word Processor           $  9.49  $ 15.79

Remarks
Quad Cities MSA data for Major Employers.  Wage 
Rates 2011 from IL Dept of Employment Security 
website at 
http://lmi.ides.state.il.us/wagedata/wage.htm.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      47        Protestant Churches 122
                 Number of Rooms   5,090          Catholic Churches  15
                     Restaurants     492          Jewish Synagogues   1
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room   1,500              Country Clubs   7
             Public Golf Courses      26               Health Clubs  48
            Public Tennis Courts      37      Public Swimming Pools  10
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River MISSISSIPPI, ROCK, WAPSIPINICON, WEST L.          

Remarks
178 PARKS; PLAYGROUNDS; FOREST PRESERVES; 
SWIMMING; FISHING; WATER SKIING; BOATING; 
I-WIRLESS CENTER - 12,000 SEAT ARENA AND 
CONVENTION CENTER.  MSA DATA.  RELIGION DATA FOR 
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY.

Tax Structure

Property tax rates per $100 assessed valuation. 
Valuation is 33.3% of real property except in Cook
 County where residential is assessed at 10%, 
commercial and industrial property is assessed at 
25%.

Property Tax Rates
    Year 2012          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate  6.25%
    City  1.0574%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.8872%          2011       2010              Electricity  5.00%
  School  4.2038%         7.6451%    7.3368%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  1.5091%                                         Telephone  3.75%
   Total  7.6575%                                             Water  1.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Curt Morrow                          Meghan Overton                     
Village President                    Planner, Data Services   
Village of Andalusia                 Bi-State Regional Commis.          
221 First St/PO Box 789              1504-3rd Ave., Box 3368            
Andalusia, IL  61232                 Rock Island, IL  612043368
Phone (309) 798-2215                 Phone (309) 793-6300
  Fax (309) 798-5001                   Fax (309) 793-6305

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61232           Rep Dist           72                           
                            Senate Dist        36                           
                            Congressional Dist 17               


Remarks
Meghan Overton E-mail: moverton@bistateonline.org,
 Bi-State Reg. Comm. Website: 
www.bistateonline.org.  Andalusia Website: 
www.andalusiail.org.

Last updated 07/16/2013
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