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LINDENHURST, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County LAKE           
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 6,525 8,038 12,539 14,462 14,462 Avg. Winter Temp 24.30 F -4.28 C County 440,372 516,418 644,356 703,462 703,462 Avg. Summer Temp 71.20 F 21.78 C Labor 0 0 334,994 365,683 358,515 Avg. Annual Rainfall 33.57 In 85.27 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 43.10 In **.** Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / BOARD / VILLA     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 1998       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class 7     in city  7     outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            3         45          0
    Police Department           15          4          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   1
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels   7
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   2 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest   6 MI   10 KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest   6 MI   10 KM
 
                 Banks   5  Assets $  2,467,100,000
     Savings and Loans   1  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist NO 
 
Remarks

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   1 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community I-94                                              
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance     4 MI    6 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 CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    45 MI 72 KM
       Commercial Airlines    0   Flights per day    0

    Nearest Public Airport NOT SPECIFIED
                     Local NO    0 MI    0 KM
           Type of Surface NOT SPECIFIED
            Longest Runway      0 FT       0 M 
            Runway Lighted NO 
            Fuel Available NO     Charter Service Available NO 
     Pvt Storage Available NO     Pvt Maintenance Available NO 

Water
City Adjoins Navigable Water NO 
            Name of Waterway                          
                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           716     1,146       0         0
Chicago            45        72       0         0
Cleveland         355       568       0         0
Dallas            928     1,485       0         0
Denver          1,011     1,618       0         0
Detroit           286       458       0         0
Kansas City       530       848       0         0
Los Angeles     2,034     3,254       0         0
Memphis           536       858       0         0
Minneapolis       409       654       0         0
New Orleans       929     1,486       0         0
New York          821     1,314       0         0
St. Louis         297       475       0         0
Seattle         2,072     3,315       0         0

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    45 MI   72 KM
Container Service NO    45 MI   72 KM

Remarks
ADDITIONAL COMMERCIAL AIRPORT: MILWAUKEE MITCHELL 
AIRPORT.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        1,250,000           4,750,000
            Treatment Capacity                0                   0
          Average Daily Demand          900,000           3,420,000
             Peak Daily Demand        2,300,000           8,740,000
               Excess Capacity                0                   0

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant TERTIARY       
                       Process ACTIVATED SLUDGE    
            Treatment Capacity        2,000,000           7,600,000
                  Present Load        1,300,000           4,940,000
               Excess Capacity          700,000           2,660,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier NORTH SHORE GAS          
       Electric Supplier COM ED                   
Local Telephone Supplier AT&T                                              
       Digital Switching NO 
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers ALL MAJOR CARRIERS  

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  11 MI   18 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community    20
            Dentists in Community     4
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                2       100       1,050
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  0.0

Remarks
ELEMENTARY: STUDENTS GO ALSO TO MILLBURN & 
ANTIOCH.  JR HIGH SCHOOLS IN LAKE VILLA, MILLBURN 
& ANTIOCH.  HIGH SCHOOL IN ANTIOCH & GRAYSLAKE.  
COMM COLL IN GRAYSLAKE.  ACT SCORES ANTIOCH DIST 
#117-21.8, & GRAYSLAKE DIST #127-22.1.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
VISTA HELATH CONTINUING    HEALTH CARE               250  NO               1988
CARE                     
BUTERA FOOD CENTER         GROCERY STORE             125  NO               1965
                         
B.J. HOOPER                GRADE SCHOOL               78  NO               1957
                         
LINDENHURST HEALTH         HEALTH CLUB                75  NO               2000
& FITNESS                
RJ'S EATERY                RESTAURANT                 65  NO               1980
                         
VILLAGE OF LINDENHURST     MUNICIPALITY               42  NO               1957
                         
MCDONALD'S                 RESTAURANT                 30  NO               1991
                         
STATE BANK OF THE LAKES    BANK                       25  NO               1988
                         
MILLBURN CENTRAL           GRADE SCHOOL               45  NO               2006
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for LAKE COUNTY                             
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force   359,648
             Unemployed  31,342
             Percentage   8.70%
         Total Employed   328,306
          Manufacturing  21.50%
      Non-Manufacturing  76.90%
            Agriculture   1.60%

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 4 NE       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 21.99  $ 42.79   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 17.96  $ 28.46
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.03  $ 18.55   Office Clerk             $ 10.24  $ 17.31
Assembler-Production     $  8.90  $ 15.90   Secretary                $ 11.27  $ 19.38
Computer Operator        $ 13.97  $ 24.67   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 11.29  $ 20.05
Computer Programmer      $ 22.52  $ 45.04   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.24  $ 17.14
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.35  $ 17.67   Systems Analyst          $ 23.06  $ 40.68
Drill or Punch Press     $  9.70  $ 17.57   Technician               $ 16.39  $ 30.95
Engineer                 $ 23.90  $ 40.56   Tool & Die Maker         $ 17.11  $ 29.54
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  9.16  $ 14.39   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.83  $ 17.13
Laborer                  $  8.76  $ 24.21   Welder                   $ 13.32  $ 21.41
Machinist                $ 13.04  $ 23.10   Word Processor           $ 12.52  $ 20.46

Remarks
PREVAILING WAGE FOR LAKE COUNTY.  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      28        Protestant Churches  75
                 Number of Rooms     975          Catholic Churches   8
                     Restaurants     200          Jewish Synagogues   2
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     500              Country Clubs   2
             Public Golf Courses      10               Health Clubs  12
            Public Tennis Courts       8      Public Swimming Pools   2
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River CHAIN O LAKES STATE PARK                          

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 2011          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate  6.25%
    City  0.2820%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.5540%          2010       2008              Electricity  0.00%
  School  6.9110%         7.9840%    7.9960%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  2.3740%                                         Telephone  6.00%
   Total 10.1210%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks
RATES WILL VARY FOR SCHOOL DISTRICTS.

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Matthew Formica                      Matthew Formica                    
Village Administrator                Village Administrator    
Village of Lindenhurst               Village of Lindenhurst             
2301 E. Sand Lake Rd.                2301 E. Sand Lake Rd.              
Lindenhurst, IL  60046               Lindenhurst, IL  60046    
Phone (847) 356-8252                 Phone (847) 356-8252
  Fax (847) 356-8270                   Fax (847) 356-8270

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 60046           Rep Dist           62                           
                            Senate Dist        31                           
                            Congressional Dist 8                


Remarks
Village Website: www.lindenhurstil.org
Village E-mail: mail@lindenhurstil.org

Last updated 03/27/2013
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