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DANVILLE, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County VERMILION      
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 38,985 33,828 33,904 33,027 33,027 Avg. Winter Temp 33.10 F 0.61 C County 95,222 88,257 83,919 81,625 81,625 Avg. Summer Temp 73.80 F 23.22 C Labor 44,360 41,095 39,250 37,494 36,594 Avg. Annual Rainfall 38.60 In 98.04 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 19.00 In 48.26 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / COUNCIL / CITY        Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 2006       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule YES
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class 4     in city  4-9   outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department           51          0          0
    Police Department           63          0          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations  22
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels 200
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   2 Daily    2 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops  14  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   9  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks   7  Assets $ 19,861,400,000
     Savings and Loans   3  Assets $    152,442,000
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone YES                      Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   2 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community I-74                                              
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     0 MI    0 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals  13
               Local Carriers  90
          Interstate Carriers  90
          Intrastate Carriers  90

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS-WILLARD AIRPORT
                     Local NO    50 MI 80 KM
       Commercial Airlines    2   Flights per day   10

    Nearest Public Airport VERMILION REGIONAL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    2 MI    3 KM
           Type of Surface ASPHALT        
            Longest Runway  6,000 FT   1,830 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     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           594       950       4         2
Chicago           132       211       1         1
Cleveland         385       616       3         1
Dallas            887     1,419       4         2
Denver          1,055     1,688       5         3
Detroit           379       606       3         1
Kansas City       437       699       3         2
Los Angeles     2,175     3,480       7         5
Memphis           445       712       1         1
Minneapolis       557       891       4         2
New Orleans       801     1,280       2         2
New York          815     1,304       5         2
St. Louis         198       317       1         1
Seattle         2,323     3,717       7         5

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
CSX                        DAILY       
NORFOLK SOUTHERN           DAILY       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    88 MI  141 KM
Container Service NO   132 MI  211 KM

Remarks
AMTRAK STATION, CHAMPAIGN, 35 MILES.  UNION 
PACIFIC TRAVERSES THE NORTHWEST PART OF THE 
COUNTY.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier AQUA ILLINOIS            
        Water Source LAKE           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        9,800,000          37,240,000
            Treatment Capacity       14,000,000          53,200,000
          Average Daily Demand        7,800,000          29,640,000
             Peak Daily Demand       10,280,000          39,064,000
               Excess Capacity        3,720,000          14,136,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant SECONDARY      
                       Process SEE REMARKS         
            Treatment Capacity       16,000,000          60,800,000
                  Present Load        8,500,000          32,300,000
               Excess Capacity        7,500,000          28,500,000

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

Remarks
WASTE WATER TREATMENT PROCESS: ACTIVATED 
SLUDGE/THIRD STAGE FILTERS.  LONG DISTANCE 
CARRIERS TELECOM USA AND MCLEOD USA.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  1    Total Number of Beds    409
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   0 MI    0 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community   100
            Dentists in Community    22
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

Remarks
Veteran's Medical Center with 199 beds.  Provena 
United Samaritans Medical Center with 210 beds.

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                8       242       3,984
Junior High               2        83       1,336
High School               4       115       1,815
Trade & Technical         2        13         456
Community College         1       160       3,005
Four-Yr College           0         0           0
University                0         0           0

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 18.7

Remarks
PRIVATE CATHOLIC SCHOOL WITH A TOTAL ENROLLMENT OF
 520 STUDENTS.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
AUTO ZONE DISTRIBUTION     AUTO PARTS DISTRIBUT      342  NONE             1992
                         
BLUE CROSS/BLUE            CLAIMS PROCESSING         488  NONE             1985
SHIELD OF IL             
DEPT OF VETERANS           HEALTHCARE              1,400  AFGE             1899
AFFAIRS ILLIANA HLTH CARE
MC LANE MIDWEST            FOOD PRODUCT DISTRIB      635  NONE             1992
                         
QUAKER FOODS &             FOOD PROCESSING           580  BCT&GM           1968
BEVERAGES                
FREIGHT CAR SERVICES       ALUMINUM RAILCARS         454  UAW              1994
                         
GENPACT                    WALGREENS ACCT            680                      0
                         
PROVENA UNITED             HOSPITAL                  543  NONE             1890
SAMARITANS MEDICAL CENTER
DANVILLE METAL             AIRCRAFT PARTS            396  NONE             1948
STAMPING                 
KIK CUSTOM PRODUCTS                                  485  UNITED STEEL W   1955
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for VERMILION COUNTY                        
Annual Average for Year 2011
      Total Labor Force    36,594
             Unemployed   3,891
             Percentage  10.60%
         Total Employed    32,703
          Manufacturing  21.20%
      Non-Manufacturing  75.40%
            Agriculture   3.40%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2011
Labor Relations Board Elections 
         Number in Last 5 Years   3
            Number won by union   2
          Number won by company   1
      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 2 EC       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 18.96  $ 34.18   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 15.28  $ 25.98
Assembler-Electronic     $  9.72  $ 15.08   Office Clerk             $  9.13  $ 15.60
Assembler-Production     $  9.43  $ 13.21   Secretary                $ 11.26  $ 19.68
Computer Operator        $ 10.30  $ 16.02   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 13.81  $ 25.87
Computer Programmer      $ 16.63  $ 32.49   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.12  $ 16.34
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.24  $ 14.59   Systems Analyst          $ 21.41  $ 37.01
Drill or Punch Press     $ 11.60  $ 18.50   Technician               $ 11.37  $ 23.92
Engineer                 $ 22.65  $ 39.20   Tool & Die Maker         $ 15.47  $ 24.59
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.87  $ 15.06   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.76  $ 16.47
Laborer                  $ 11.31  $ 21.94   Welder                   $ 10.81  $ 18.72
Machinist                $ 11.66  $ 17.74   Word Processor           $ 12.81  $ 20.19

Remarks
Wage Rates 2011 from IL Dept of Employment 
Security website.  Ave. Shift Differential: .36/hr
 2nd shift; .42/hr 3rd shift.  Add'l Employers: 
Thyssen Krupp Crank Shaft 369, Viscofan 308, Sygma
 Network 335, NACCO Materials Handling 215, 
Thyssen Krupp Presta 369, CCMSI 218, Watchfire 
200.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      14        Protestant Churches 151
                 Number of Rooms     882          Catholic Churches   4
                     Restaurants      84          Jewish Synagogues   1
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     800              Country Clubs   1
             Public Golf Courses       3               Health Clubs   3
            Public Tennis Courts      16      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River VERMILION / MIDDLE FORK                           

Remarks
DANVILLE PALMER ARENA WITH 4,500 SEATING CAPACITY.

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 2011          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate  8.75%
    City  1.9795%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  1.4142%          2010       2009              Electricity  0.00%
  School  5.0308%        9.9825%   9.8907%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  0.7218%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total 10.1252%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks
TOTAL UTILITY TAX RATE ON ELECTRICITY IS 
.0032/KWH; NATURAL GAS IS .024/THERM.  TELEPHONE 
13.0%  MOTOR FUEL TAX .056 GROSS GAL GAS, .027 
GROSS GAL DIESEL.

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Linda Bolton, Director fo Bus Dev    Linda Bolton, Director of Bus Dev  
& Government Relations               & Government Relations   
Vermilion Advantage                  Vermilion Advantage                
28 W. North St., Ste. 201            28 W. North St., Ste. 201          
Danville, IL  618325767              Danville, IL  618325767
Phone (217) 442-6201                 Phone (217) 442-6201
  Fax (217) 442-6228                   Fax (217) 442-6228

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61832  61834    Rep Dist           104                          
                            Senate Dist        52                           
                            Congressional Dist 15               


Remarks
Mayor Scott Eisenhauer, 17 W. Main Street, 
Danville, IL 61832, 217-431-2400.  Vermilion 
Advantage web site: www.vermilionadvantage.com,  
Linda Bolton E-mail: 
LBolton@vermilionadvantage.com.

Last updated 11/09/2012
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