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HOPEDALE, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County TAZEWELL       
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 913 805 929 865 865 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 0 186,163 203,732 202,019 Avg. Annual Rainfall 36.50 In 92.71 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 20.00 In 50.80 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government TRUSTEE / TRUSTEES / VILL     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   9    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         24
    Police Department            1          1          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels   6
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    0 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 $     10,000,000
     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   1 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community I-74, I-55, I-155                                 
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance     2 MI    3 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   0
               Local Carriers   0
          Interstate Carriers   0
          Intrastate Carriers   0

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport GREATER PEORIA REGIONAL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    25 MI 40 KM
       Commercial Airlines    6   Flights per day   31

    Nearest Public Airport GREATER PEORIA REGIONAL AIRPORT
                     Local NO   25 MI   40 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  8,000 FT   2,400 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    20 MI   32 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           650     1,040       2         2
Chicago           155       248       1         1
Cleveland         475       760       1         1
Dallas            800     1,280       2         2
Denver            885     1,416       3         2
Detroit           420       672       1         1
Kansas City       365       584       1         1
Los Angeles     1,970     3,152       3         2
Memphis           440       704       1         1
Minneapolis       450       720       2         1
New Orleans       830     1,328       2         2
New York          970     1,552       2         2
St. Louis         155       248       1         1
Seattle         2,095     3,352       3         2

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
NONE                                   
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

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

Remarks
NEWLY COMPLETED I-155 TWO MILES WEST OF TOWN.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity           55,000             209,000
            Treatment Capacity          216,000             820,800
          Average Daily Demand           80,000             304,000
             Peak Daily Demand          120,000             456,000
               Excess Capacity           96,000             364,800

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant PRIMARY        
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          200,000             760,000
                  Present Load           60,000             228,000
               Excess Capacity          140,000             532,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier VERIZON                                           
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers     

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Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  1    Total Number of Beds     34
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   0 MI    0 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community    10
            Dentists in Community     3
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

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Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                1         6         149
Junior High               1         3          63
High School               1        47         670
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
JUNIOR COLLEGE-20 MILES. 4-YR COLLEGE-25 MILES. 
4-YR UNIVERSITY-25 & 30 MILES.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
HOPEDALE MEDICAL           HEALTH CARE               185  NONE                0
COMPLEX                  
VILLAGE OF HOPEDALE        GOVERNMENT                  7  NONE                0
                         
OLYMPIA SCHOOL             HIGH SCHOOL                80  NONE                0
DISTRICT #16             

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for PEORIA/PEKIN 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       0        Protestant Churches   6
                 Number of Rooms       0          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants       1          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     150              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       0               Health Clubs   1
            Public Tennis Courts       1      Public Swimming Pools   0
     Public Access to Lake/River NO 
              Name of Lake/River                                                   

Remarks
HOTEL/MOTEL & BANQUET ROOMS-15 MILES.  OVER 50 
MACHINE SHOPS - 30 MINUTES.  15+ GOLF COURSES - 30
 MINUTES.

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 2000          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate  6.25%
    City  0.9957%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.5079%          1999       0                 Electricity  5.15%
  School  4.8406%         7.4095%    0.0000%            Natural Gas  5.15%
Other(s)  1.0299%                                         Telephone  5.15%
   Total  7.3741%                                             Water  0.00%

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Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
August C. Eilts                      August C. Eilts                    
Mayor                                Mayor                    
Village of Hopedale                  Village of Hopedale                
P.O. Box 387                         P.O. Box 387                       
Hopedale, IL  617470387              Hopedale, IL  617470387
Phone (309) 449-3353                 Phone (309) 449-3353
  Fax (309) 449-5510                   Fax (309) 449-5510

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61747           Rep Dist            90                          
                            Senate Dist        45                           
                            Congressional Dist 18               


Remarks
Village E-mail: hopedale@speednet.com

Last updated 07/24/2013
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