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MANITO, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County MASON          
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 1,869 1,869 1,733 1,642 1,642 Avg. Winter Temp 27.60 F -2.44 C County 19,492 16,269 16,038 14,666 14,666 Avg. Summer Temp 75.10 F 24.44 C Labor 0 0 8,659 7,719 7,445 Avg. Annual Rainfall 39.40 In 89.35 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 23.30 In 54.86 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government TRUSTEE / TRUSTEES / VILL     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev.    0       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule YES
  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         25
    Police Department            4          9          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  39
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    1 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 $  3,000,000,000
     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 YES
 
Remarks
REVOLVING LOAN FUND FOR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   1 Federal   5 State
Interstates Serving Community NONE                                              
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    18 MI   29 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    30 MI 48 KM
       Commercial Airlines    4   Flights per day   38

    Nearest Public Airport PEKIN MUNI AIRPORT
                     Local NO   10 MI   16 KM
           Type of Surface ASPHALT        
            Longest Runway  5,000 FT   1,500 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    15 MI   24 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           627     1,003       2         3
Chicago           186       298       1         1
Cleveland         414       662       2         3
Dallas            766     1,226       2         3
Denver            940     1,504       3         4
Detroit           395       632       2         2
Kansas City       325       520       2         2
Los Angeles     1,975     3,160       4         7
Memphis           442       707       2         2
Minneapolis       423       677       2         2
New Orleans       830     1,328       2         4
New York          911     1,458       2         4
St. Louis         172       275       1         1
Seattle         1,991     3,186       4         7

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
ILLINOIS MIDLAND                       
CNW                                    
UNION PACIFIC                          
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    25 MI   40 KM
Container Service NO    25 MI   40 KM

Remarks
PORT OF ENTRY PEKIN PEORIA UNION RAIL LINE CREVE 
COEUR, ILLINOIS.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source OTHER          

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          250,000             950,000
            Treatment Capacity        1,008,000           3,830,400
          Average Daily Demand          146,636             557,217
             Peak Daily Demand          180,000             684,000
               Excess Capacity                0                   0

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant SECONDARY      
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          300,000           1,140,000
                  Present Load          100,000             380,000
               Excess Capacity          200,000             760,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier CENTURY LINK                                      
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T SPRINT VERIZON US CELLULAR 

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  15 MI   24 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community     3
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    15 MI   24 KM

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Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                1        39         500
Junior High               1        20         250
High School               1        26         358
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 20.6

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Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
MIDWEST CENTRAL            EDUCATION                 128  IEA/NEA          1991
COMM UNIT 191            
MANITO COMMUNITY           BANKING                    11  NONE                0
BANK                     
JAKE WOLF FISH             FISH HATCHERY              20  ASME                0
HATCHERY                 
TN & W IRRIGATION          IRRIGATION SYSTEMS         15  NONE                0
                         
SUNRISE AG                 AG CHEMICALS/FERT SE       25  NONE                0
                         
MANITO GROCERY             GROCERIES                  26                      0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for MASON COUNTY                            
Annual Average for Year 2011
      Total Labor Force     7,445
             Unemployed     795
             Percentage  10.70%
         Total Employed     6,650
          Manufacturing   7.13%
      Non-Manufacturing  89.01%
            Agriculture  10.99%

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  10
                 Number of Rooms       0          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants       6          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     300              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       0               Health Clubs   1
            Public Tennis Courts       1      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River Spring Lake, Illinois River, Mackinaw River       

Remarks
STATE'S LARGEST PARK; CAMPING, HIKING, FISHING, 
HUNTING OPPORTUNITIES; JAKE WOLF FISH HATCHERY & 
STATE'S LARGEST AREA OF AGRICULTURAL IRRIGATED 
FARMLAND.

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  0.9699%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  1.5784%          2008       2006              Electricity  5.10%
  School  4.9080%        9.2700%   9.3700%            Natural Gas  5.10%
Other(s)  2.1910%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total 9.6470%                                             Water  0.00%

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Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Nancy M. Proehl                      Nancy M. Proehl                    
Executive Director                   Executive Director       
Manito Area Reg Econ Dev             Manito Area Reg Econ Dev           
9776 Warner Rd                       9776 Warner Rd                     
Manito, IL  61546                    Manito, IL  61546    
Phone (309) 968-6780                 Phone (309) 968-6780
  Fax (309) 968-6780                   Fax (309) 968-6780

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61546           Rep Dist            94                          
                            Senate Dist        47                           
                            Congressional Dist 18               


Remarks
Video tape about area's opportunities available at
 no cost or obligation.
Nancy Proehl E-mail: nmproehl@yahoo.com, Web Site:
 www.villageofmanito.com, and www.maredmanito.com.

Last updated 12/14/2012
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