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MACEDONIA, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County HAMILTON       
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 0 58 51 63 63 Avg. Winter Temp 37.00 F 2.78 C County 9,172 8,499 8,499 8,457 8,457 Avg. Summer Temp 79.00 F 26.11 C Labor 0 0 3,754 4,115 4,178 Avg. Annual Rainfall 22.00 In 55.88 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 15.00 In 38.10 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / BOARD / VILLAGE       Municipal Zoning NO 
   Comprehensive Plan No             - Rev.    0       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance NO                                   Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library NO 
 Emergency 911 System NO                                Rescue Squad NO 
 
 Fire Insurance Class       in city        outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0          0
    Police Department            0          0          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels   6
                                               Cable NO 
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   1  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  10 MI   16 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-57                                              
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    15 MI   24 KM

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

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport MOUNT VERNON AIRPORT
                     Local NO    30 MI 48 KM
       Commercial Airlines    1   Flights per day    4

    Nearest Public Airport BENTON MUNI AIRPORT
                     Local NO   10 MI   16 KM
           Type of Surface ASPHALT        
            Longest Runway  2,720 FT     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                          
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge NO 
               Channel Depth     0 FT      0 M
            Length Of Season  0 Months
           Public Dock Local NO    18 MI   29 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           469       750       0         1
Chicago           305       488       0         1
Cleveland         521       834       0         2
Dallas            684     1,094       0         2
Denver            957     1,531       0         3
Detroit           533       853       0         2
Kansas City       359       574       0         1
Los Angeles     1,932     3,091       0         5
Memphis           249       398       0         1
Minneapolis       682     1,091       0         2
New Orleans       642     1,027       0         2
New York          908     1,453       0         2
St. Louis         107       171       0         1
Seattle         2,225     3,560       0         5

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
NONE                                   
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    10 MI   16 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier REND LAKE CONS. DISTRICT 
        Water Source LAKE           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        1,150,000           4,370,000
            Treatment Capacity        1,500,000           5,700,000
          Average Daily Demand          350,000           1,330,000
             Peak Daily Demand          400,000           1,520,000
               Excess Capacity        1,100,000           4,180,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant PRIMARY        
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          500,000           1,900,000
                  Present Load          375,000           1,425,000
               Excess Capacity          125,000             475,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier UGM                      
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier Hamilton Co Telephone Co-op                       
       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     45
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   3 MI    5 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community     0
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO     3 MI    5 KM

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Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                2         0         710
Junior High               1         0         200
High School               1         0         335
Trade & Technical         0         0           0
Community College         2       308       6,508
Four-Yr College           0         0           0
University                1     1,072      22,653

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 19.0

Remarks
HAMILTON COUNTY HAS 88 FULL-TIME AND 2 PART-TIME 
TEACHERS.  COMMUNITY COLLEGE - REND LAKE AND SIC. 
 COMMUNITY COLLEGES HAVE 110 FT AND 198 PT 
TEACHERS.  UNIVERSITY - SIU.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
HAMILTON COUNTY            FARM/GARDEN EQUIP.         18  NONE             1987
EQUIPMENT                
WHITE OAK COAL             COAL MINING                50  NONE             2011
                         
HAMILTON COUNTY            TELECOMMUNICATIONS         19  YES/IBEW         1960
TELEPHONE CO-OP          
MCLEANSBORO HEALTH         INTERM/SKILLED CARE        39  NONE             2005
FACILITY                 
MCDONALDS                  FAST FOOD                  38  NONE             1995
                         
HAMILTON MEMORIAL          INTERM/SKILLED CARE        45  YES              2011
NURSING & REHAB          
PEOPLES NATIONAL           NAT'L COMM BANKS           25  NONE             1909
BANK                     
PIONEER HI-BRED            CROP PREPARATION           79  NONE             2000
INT'L US PRODUCTION      
HAMILTON MEMORIAL          HEALTH CARE               125  YES              1960
HOSPITAL                 
TRADE INDUSTRIES           JOB TRNG/VOCATIONAL        35  NONE             1967
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for HAMILTON COUNTY                         
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force     4,178
             Unemployed     326
             Percentage   7.80%
         Total Employed     3,852
          Manufacturing   8.40%
      Non-Manufacturing  87.40%
            Agriculture   4.20%

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 EDR 8 SOUTHERN           

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 17.39  $ 28.24   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 10.79  $ 20.31
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.79  $ 16.67   Office Clerk             $  8.79  $ 13.14
Assembler-Production     $  8.71  $ 16.98   Secretary                $ 10.36  $ 15.90
Computer Operator        $ 10.73  $ 24.19   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 12.03  $ 32.34
Computer Programmer      $ 18.33  $ 36.53   Ship-Recving Clerk       $  8.71  $ 14.97
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.39  $ 14.00   Systems Analyst          $ 16.99  $ 26.85
Drill or Punch Press     $  8.71  $  9.20   Technician               $ 10.35  $ 20.90
Engineer                 $ 17.80  $ 39.17   Tool & Die Maker         $ 14.05  $ 27.86
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.73  $ 12.46   Warehouse Worker         $  8.84  $ 12.76
Laborer                  $ 13.68  $ 25.77   Welder                   $ 13.03  $ 19.21
Machinist                $ 11.12  $ 18.89   Word Processor           $  8.81  $ 11.10

Remarks
ADD'L EMPLOYER: SUN TRANSFORMER CORP.  WAGE RATES 
2012 FROM IDES.  MAJOR EMPLOYERS LISTED ARE FOR 
THE COUNTY.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels       0        Protestant Churches  60
                 Number of Rooms       0          Catholic Churches   0
                     Restaurants       0          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room       0              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 REND LAKE                                         

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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  6.25%
    City  0.0910%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  1.1364%          2011       2010              Electricity  0.00%
  School  4.4355%         8.4337%    6.9594%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  1.6879%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total  7.3510%                                             Water  0.00%

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Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Alene Carr                           Alene Carr                         
Executive Director                   Executive Director       
Southeastern IL RPDC                 Southeastern IL RPDC               
230 W Poplar/PO Box 606              230 W Poplar/PO Box 606            
Harrisburg, IL  629460606            Harrisburg, IL  629460606
Phone (618) 252-7463                 Phone (618) 252-7463
  Fax (618) 252-7464                   Fax (618) 252-7464

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 62860           Rep Dist           117                          
                            Senate Dist        59                           
                            Congressional Dist 19               


Remarks
Southeastern Illinois Regional Planning & 
Development Commission Website: www.sirpdc.org,
E-mail: sirpdc@clearwave.com.

Last updated 01/23/2014
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