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MAHOMET, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County CHAMPAIGN      
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 1,985 3,103 4,877 7,258 7,513 Avg. Winter Temp 32.00 F 0.00 C County 168,392 173,025 179,669 201,081 203,226 Avg. Summer Temp 85.00 F 29.44 C Labor 86,145 90,966 99,387 122,474 114,383 Avg. Annual Rainfall 40.00 In **.** Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 28.00 In 71.12 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / TRUSTEES / VI     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 1992       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 4     in city  8B    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         36
    Police Department            8          0          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations  19
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels   8
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   1 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest  10 MI   16 KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  10 MI   16 KM
 
                 Banks   4  Assets $  3,123,710,000
     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 YES
 
Remarks

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   1 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community I-74, I-72                                        
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     0 MI    0 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   4
               Local Carriers  44
          Interstate Carriers   4
          Intrastate Carriers   0

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS-WILLARD AIRPORT
                     Local NO    14 MI 22 KM
       Commercial Airlines    2   Flights per day    9

    Nearest Public Airport UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS-WILLARD AIRPORT
                     Local NO   14 MI   22 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  8,100 FT   2,430 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           534       854       4         3
Chicago           140       224       1         2
Cleveland         364       582       5         3
Dallas            787     1,259       5         5
Denver            955     1,528       6         3
Detroit           370       592       3         2
Kansas City       400       640       4         3
Los Angeles     1,980     3,168       6         6
Memphis           400       640       1         3
Minneapolis       530       848       5         3
New Orleans       782     1,251       2         5
New York          825     1,320       5         4
St. Louis         170       272       1         2
Seattle         2,080     3,328       7         7

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
NORFOLK SOUTHERN                       
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    12 MI   19 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks
UNIVERSITY OF ILLONIS-WILLARD AIRPORT - CMI.  
AMTRAK SERVICE 10 MILES.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier VILLAGE OF MAHOMET       
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          370,000           1,406,000
            Treatment Capacity          864,000           3,283,200
          Average Daily Demand          450,000           1,710,000
             Peak Daily Demand          950,000           3,610,000
               Excess Capacity           86,000             326,800

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant PRIMARY        
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          500,000           1,900,000
                  Present Load          420,000           1,596,000
               Excess Capacity           80,000             304,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier VERIZON                                           
       Digital Switching NO 
            Fiber Optics NO 
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T SPRINT   

Remarks
MEDIACOM/CABLE, HIGH SPEED INTERNET, DIGITAL 
PHONE.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  12 MI   19 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community     6
            Dentists in Community     3
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    12 MI   19 KM

Remarks
2 CLINICS.  VETERINARY CLINIC; CHIROPRACTIC 
CLINIC; CARLE CLINIC (MEDICAL) & CHRISTIE CLINIC.


Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                3        60         242
Junior High               1         7         506
High School               1        90         950
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 23.4

Remarks
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS 10 MILES; PARKLAND JUNIOR 
COLLEGE 8 MILES; ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY 40 
MINUTES.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
COMMUNITY UNIT             EDUCATION                 406  IEA                 0
DISTRICT #3              
MAHOMET IGA                GROCERY STORE             110  NONE                0
                         
CARLE CLINIC               MEDICAL CARE               27  NONE                0
                         
FARM CREDIT SERVICES                                  70                      0
                         
CHRISTIE CLINIC            MEDICAL CARE               24                      0
                         
MIDAMERICA SAND            SAND/GRAVEL                11  OPERATING ENGIN     0
AND GRAVEL               
VILLAGE OF MAHOMET         GOVERNMENT                 14  FOP/TEAMSTERS       0
                         
FIRST SCHOOL               PRIVATE EDUCATION          25  NONE                0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for CHAMPAIGN-URBANA MSA                    
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force   114,383
             Unemployed   9,200
             Percentage   8.00%
         Total Employed   105,183
          Manufacturing  19.00%
      Non-Manufacturing  80.10%
            Agriculture   0.90%

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 2 EC       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 19.70  $ 34.90   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 14.78  $ 25.26
Assembler-Electronic     $  9.67  $ 14.38   Office Clerk             $  9.50  $ 16.35
Assembler-Production     $  9.84  $ 18.86   Secretary                $ 11.13  $ 20.02
Computer Operator        $ 11.24  $ 18.63   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 16.45  $ 23.49
Computer Programmer      $ 21.17  $ 35.40   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.07  $ 16.16
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.32  $ 16.62   Systems Analyst          $ 25.63  $ 44.99
Drill or Punch Press     $ 11.76  $ 18.13   Technician               $ 10.78  $ 21.25
Engineer                 $ 23.68  $ 39.76   Tool & Die Maker         $ 15.68  $ 25.40
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  9.04  $ 15.47   Warehouse Worker         $ 11.39  $ 17.02
Laborer                  $ 11.93  $ 21.15   Welder                   $ 11.27  $ 19.42
Machinist                $ 12.25  $ 19.73   Word Processor           $ 14.40  $ 20.45

Remarks
WAGE RATES FOR 2012 from IL Dept of Employment 
Security Website.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels       1        Protestant Churches  60
                 Number of Rooms      27          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants      20          Jewish Synagogues   1
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     500              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       1               Health Clubs   1
            Public Tennis Courts       0      Public Swimming Pools   0
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River SANGAMON RIVER, LAKE OF THE WOODS                 

Remarks
LAKE OF THE WOODS, 18 HOLE GOLF COURSE, BOATING, 
COVERED BRIDGE, MUSEUM, BIKE PATHS, HIKING TRAILS.

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  7.50%
    City  0.8636%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.8138%          2011       2010              Electricity  5.00%
  School  4.4936%         7.7034%    7.6591%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  1.7529%                                         Telephone  6.00%
   Total  7.9239%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Mell Smigielski                      Erik Kotewa                        
Village Administrator                Deputy Director          
Village of Mahomet                   Champaign Co. EDC                  
503 E. Main, P.O. Box 259            1817 S Neil St, Ste 100            
Mahomet, IL  618530259               Champaign, IL  618207269
Phone (217) 586-4456                 Phone (217) 359-6261
  Fax (217) 586-5696                   Fax (217) 359-1809

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61853           Rep Dist           90    101                    
                            Senate Dist        45    51                     
                            Congressional Dist 15               


Remarks
Mell Smigielski E-Mail: 
msmigielski@mahomet-il.gov, Phone Ext. 12.
Champaign County EDC Website: 
www.champaigncountyedc.org, E-mail: 
erikk@champaigncountyedc.org

Last updated 01/22/2014
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