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ARMINGTON, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County TAZEWELL       
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 297 348 368 343 343 Avg. Winter Temp 27.00 F -2.78 C County 132,078 123,692 128,485 135,394 135,394 Avg. Summer Temp 76.00 F 24.44 C Labor 0 0 186,163 203,732 202,014 Avg. Annual Rainfall 37.00 In 93.98 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 20.00 In 50.80 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / COUNCIL / VILLAGE     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan No             - Rev.    0       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library NO 
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class  7    in city   9    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         22
    Police Department            0          2          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels  49
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   1 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  15 MI   24 KM
 
                 Banks   0  Assets $              0
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist NO 
 
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Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   0 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community I-74, I-55, I-155                                 
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance     8 MI   13 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   1
               Local Carriers   1
          Interstate Carriers   1
          Intrastate Carriers   1

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport GREATER PEORIA REGIONAL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    25 MI 40 KM
       Commercial Airlines    4   Flights per day   25

    Nearest Public Airport GREATER PEORIA REGIONAL AIRPORT
                     Local NO   25 MI   40 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  6,500 FT   1,950 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available YES    Charter Service Available YES
     Pvt Storage Available YES    Pvt Maintenance Available YES

Water
City Adjoins Navigable Water NO 
            Name of Waterway NONE                     
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge NO 
               Channel Depth     0 FT      0 M
            Length Of Season  0 Months
           Public Dock Local NO    35 MI   56 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             0         0       0         0
Chicago           150       240       1         1
Cleveland           0         0       0         0
Dallas              0         0       0         0
Denver              0         0       0         0
Detroit             0         0       0         0
Kansas City         0         0       0         0
Los Angeles         0         0       0         0
Memphis             0         0       0         0
Minneapolis         0         0       0         0
New Orleans         0         0       0         0
New York            0         0       0         0
St. Louis         150       240       1         1
Seattle             0         0       0         0

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
NONE                                   
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    15 MI   24 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source OTHER          

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          100,000             380,000
            Treatment Capacity          172,800             656,640
          Average Daily Demand           20,000              76,000
             Peak Daily Demand           23,000              87,400
               Excess Capacity          112,800             428,640

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant NOT SPECIFIED
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity                0                   0
                  Present Load                0                   0
               Excess Capacity                0                   0

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier FRONTIER                                          
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T MCI Frontier  

Remarks
VERIZON WIRELESS.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  10 MI   16 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community     0
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    10 MI   16 KM

Remarks

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                0         0           0
Junior High               0         0           0
High School               0         0           0
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 21.0

Remarks
Elementary - Olympia West in Minier - 17 teachers,
 340 students.  Jr. High - Olympia MIddle School 
in Stanford - 20 teachers, 450 students.  HIgh 
School - Olympia High School in Stanford - 25 
teachers, 600 students.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
HOPEDALE HOSPITAL          HOSPITAL SERVICES         217  NONE                0
                         
OLYMPIA C.U.S.             EDUCATION                  80  NONE                0
DISTRICT 16              
CARZ R US                  AUTO RESTORATION           10  NONE                0
                         
HG&N FERTILIZER            FERTILIZER MFGR/SALE        1  NONE                0
                         
THE OUTPOST                BAR & GRILL                 3  NONE                0
                         
SWEENEY MAINTENANCE        AUTO REPAIR                 1  NONE                0
& REPAIR                 

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for PEORIA MSA                              
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force   202,019
             Unemployed  15,959
             Percentage   7.90%
         Total Employed   186,060
          Manufacturing  34.50%
      Non-Manufacturing  64.70%
            Agriculture   0.80%

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 3 NC       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 18.37  $ 34.89   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 19.56  $ 25.28
Assembler-Electronic     $  9.91  $ 15.72   Office Clerk             $  9.27  $ 14.61
Assembler-Production     $ 10.87  $ 22.71   Secretary                $ 10.37  $ 16.20
Computer Operator        $ 10.54  $ 19.94   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 12.23  $ 19.69
Computer Programmer      $ 22.40  $ 37.14   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.54  $ 17.78
Data Entry Operator      $  9.95  $ 14.19   Systems Analyst          $ 26.09  $ 37.08
Drill or Punch Press     $ 11.80  $ 19.76   Technician               $ 17.29  $ 30.73
Engineer                 $ 22.84  $ 36.47   Tool & Die Maker         $ 15.67  $ 25.66
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.73  $ 12.65   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.56  $ 16.82
Laborer                  $ 11.53  $ 23.89   Welder                   $ 12.56  $ 20.00
Machinist                $ 12.55  $ 22.57   Word Processor           $ 11.18  $ 16.92

Remarks
WAGE RATES 2011 FROM IL DEPT OF EMPLOYMENT 
SECURITY WEBSITE.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels       1        Protestant Churches   9
                 Number of Rooms      40          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants       7          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room       0              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       1               Health Clubs   1
            Public Tennis Courts       1      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River NO 
              Name of Lake/River                                                   

Remarks

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  6.75%
    City  0.8941%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.4740%          2011       2009              Electricity  5.00%
  School  4.9861%         8.0723%    7.9500%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  1.8550%                                         Telephone  5.00%
   Total  8.2097%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks
2010 City Rate: .7757.  2009 City Rate: .7446.

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Catherine Ingram                     Jo Ann Williams                    
Village Clerk                        Village President        
Village of Armington                 Village of Armington               
P.O. Box 31                          P.O. Box 31                        
Armington, IL  61721                 Armington, IL  61721    
Phone (309) 392-3154                 Phone (309) 392-3154
  Fax (309) 392-3236                   Fax (309) 392-3236

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61721           Rep Dist            90                          
                            Senate Dist        45                           
                            Congressional Dist 18               


Remarks
Village E-mail: armingtonvillagehall@yahoo.com

Last updated 05/21/2013
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