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LEBANON, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County ST. CLAIR
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 3,250 3,688 3,523 4,418 4,418 Avg. Winter Temp 35.00 F 1.67 C County 267,531 262,852 256,082 270,056 270,056 Avg. Summer Temp 80.00 F 26.66 C Labor 588,494 588,995 293,814 347,760 347,760 Avg. Annual Rainfall 38.00 In 96.52 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 17.00 In 43.18 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / ALDERMEN / CITY       Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 1990       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad NO

 Fire Insurance Class 6     in city   0    outside

                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         38
    Police Department           11          0          0

Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels   6
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    1 Weekly

         Machine Shops   2  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  10 MI   16 KM

                 Banks   1  Assets $  7,000,000,000
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0

Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO
                    Enterprise Zone YES                      Tax Increment Financing Dist NO

Remarks
FOREIGN TRADE ZONE IS BEING ESTABLISHED BY
TRI-CITIES PORTS DISTRICT AT MID-AMERICA AIRPORT,
FOUR MILES SOUTH OF LEBANON.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   1 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community I-64, I-70, I-55
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance     4 MI    6 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   0
               Local Carriers   0
          Interstate Carriers   2
          Intrastate Carriers   0

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport MIDAMERICA AIRPORT
                     Local NO     4 MI  6 KM
       Commercial Airlines    0   Flights per day    0

    Nearest Public Airport MIDAMERICA AIRPORT
                     Local NO    4 MI    6 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 NO

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    14 MI   22 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           558       893       2         1
Chicago           295       472       1         1
Cleveland         546       874       1         2
Dallas            645     1,006       2         2
Denver            856     1,408       2         2
Detroit           543       869       2         2
Kansas City       269       430       1         1
Los Angeles     1,844     2,950       3         4
Memphis           294       470       1         1
Minneapolis       609       974       2         2
New Orleans       677     1,083       2         2
New York        1,004     1,606       2         3
St. Louis          24        38       1         1
Seattle         2,140     3,424       3         4

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
CSX                        8 TRAINS/DAY





Piggyback Service NO    20 MI   32 KM
Container Service NO    20 MI   32 KM

Remarks
AIR: AIRPORT IS NEW AND CURRENTLY SEEKING BOTH
PASSENGER AND CARGO CARRIERS.  AIRPORT IS
CURRENTLY SEEKING FBO TO SERVE PRIVATE AIRCRAFT.
ST. LOUIS INTERNATIONAL 43 MILES WEST.  WATER:
PORT ON KASKASKIA RIVER LOCATED 14 MILES SOUTH AT
FAYETTEVILLE.  RAILROAD: NORFOLK-SOUTHERN RR ALSO
SERVES AREA.  LOCATED 6 MILES SOUTH OF LEBANON.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier SLM
        Water Source RIVER

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day
              Storage Capacity        1,300,000           4,940,000
            Treatment Capacity        5,600,000          21,280,000
          Average Daily Demand        3,000,000          11,400,000
             Peak Daily Demand        4,000,000          15,200,000
               Excess Capacity        1,600,000           6,080,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant TERTIARY
                       Process
            Treatment Capacity          850,000           3,230,000
                  Present Load          400,000           1,520,000
               Excess Capacity          450,000           1,710,000

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

Remarks
WATER: SLM (SUMMERFIELD/LEBANON/MASCOUTAH)

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   7 MI   11 KM
                           Clinic NO
             Doctors in Community     0
            Dentists in Community     1
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO     7 MI   11 KM

Remarks
CITY HAS A CHIROPRACTIC CLINIC AND TWO NURSING
HOMES.

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                2        27         277
Junior High               1        12         153
High School               1        27         202
Trade & Technical         0         0           0
Community College         1       959      26,000
Four-Yr College           1        60       1,200
University                1        80       1,500

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 20.0

Remarks
MCKENDREE UNIVERSITY - LOCAL.  SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS
COLLEGE - 15 MILES.  A.C.T. COMPOSITE SCORE IS FOR
 2007.  LINDENWOOD UNIV. - 16 MILES.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
US AIR FORCE AT            NATIONAL DEFENSE        9,000  CIVIL SERVICE    1933
SCOTT AFB (3 MILES)
MCKENDREE UNIVERSITY       EDUCATION                 416  NO               1828

UNIT 9 SCHOOL DISTRICT     EDUCATION                 119  YES              1900

GATEWAY DISTRIBUTION       DAIRY PRODUCTS            100  NO               2010

CEDAR RIDGE HEALTHCARE     HEALTH CARE               130  NO               1988

LEBANON CARE CENTER        HEALTH CARE                58  NO               2010

DON MUELLER                BUILDING CONTRACTOR         6  YES              1947

CHRIST EXCAVATING          SAND GRAVEL                17  YES              1936

CHRIST BROS. ASPHALT       ASPHALT-DRIVEWAY           37  YES              1983

MARTIN ROOFING COMPANY     ROOFING FIRM               14  YES              1956


Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for ST. LOUIS MSA (ILL. PART)
Annual Average for Year 2010
      Total Labor Force   247,760
             Unemployed  35,046
             Percentage  10.10%
         Total Employed   312,714
          Manufacturing  10.00%
      Non-Manufacturing  83.40%
            Agriculture   6.60%

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 9 SW

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 19.08  $ 37.94   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 10.31  $ 17.33
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.54  $ 14.06   Office Clerk             $  9.15  $ 14.48
Assembler-Production     $  8.88  $ 13.45   Secretary                $  9.74  $ 16.06
Computer Operator        $ 12.27  $ 17.69   Sheet Metal Worker       $  9.82  $ 17.24
Computer Programmer      $ 17.33  $ 32.32   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 11.43  $ 18.84
Data Entry Operator      $  9.73  $ 15.13   Systems Analyst          $ 24.90  $ 40.97
Drill or Punch Press     $ 12.65  $ 18.11   Technician               $ 20.39  $ 35.04
Engineer                 $ 23.75  $ 38.05   Tool & Die Maker         $ 22.66  $ 30.18
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.76  $ 12.78   Warehouse Worker         $ 11.35  $ 16.14
Laborer                  $ 14.89  $ 26.62   Welder                   $ 14.45  $ 26.15
Machinist                $ 17.70  $ 24.74   Word Processor           $ 12.77  $ 15.60

Remarks
ADDITIONAL EMPLOYERS: DAWSON CONSTR. CO., BLDG
CONTRACTOR, 6, UNION; VANDELOO CONSTR., BLDG
CONTRACTOR, 3, YES, 1999.  WAGE RATES 2ND QTR 2010
 FROM IL DEPT OF EMPLOYMENT SECURITY WEBSITE.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      23        Protestant Churches   9
                 Number of Rooms   1,100          Catholic Churches   3
                     Restaurants      20          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     500              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       1               Health Clubs   0
            Public Tennis Courts       0      Public Swimming Pools   0
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River

Remarks
TWO BED & BREAKFAST IN CITY.  25 MILES TO LAKE
CARLYLE.

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 are assessed at 25%.

Property Tax Rates
    Year 2009          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate  7.35%
    City  0.3997%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On
  County  0.9161%          2008       2007              Electricity  5.00%
  School  5.0340%         7.4757%    7.3500%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  1.4207%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total  7.7705%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Parke A. Smith                       Parke A. Smith
City Administrator                   City Administrator
City of Lebanon                      City of Lebanon
312 West St. Louis                   312 West St. Louis
Lebanon, IL  62254                   Lebanon, IL  62254
Phone (618) 537-4345                 Phone (618) 537-4345
  Fax (618) 537-8377                   Fax (618) 537-8377

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 62254           Rep Dist           110
                            Senate Dist        55
                            Congressional Dist 21


Remarks
Parke A. Smith Phone: 618-530-0481.
Website: www.lebanonil.com.
E-mail: administrator@lebanonil.org.

Last updated 02/07/2012
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