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MATHERVILLE, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County MERCER         
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 793 708 772 723 710 Avg. Winter Temp 24.80 F -4.00 C County 19,286 17,290 16,957 16,434 16,219 Avg. Summer Temp 73.20 F 22.89 C Labor 10,200 8,611 9,576 8,770 8,521 Avg. Annual Rainfall 38.04 In 96.62 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 35.00 In 88.90 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / TRUSTEES / VI     Municipal Zoning YES
   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  6     outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         15
    Police Department            0          0          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal NO             Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels   4
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks   0  Assets $              0
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone YES
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist NO 
 
Remarks
MATHERVILLE IS PART OF THE DAVENPORT-MOLINE-ROCK 
ISLAND, IA-IL MSA.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   1 Federal   0 State
Interstates Serving Community I-280, I-74                                       
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    13 MI   21 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 QUAD CITY INTL AIRPORT
                     Local YES    0 MI  0 KM
       Commercial Airlines    4   Flights per day   25

    Nearest Public Airport MERCER COUNTY AIRPORT
                     Local NO   14 MI   22 KM
           Type of Surface ASPHALT        
            Longest Runway  2,480 FT     756 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available NO     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           777     1,243       3         2
Chicago           187       299       1         1
Cleveland         506       810       3         2
Dallas            805     1,288       3         2
Denver            860     1,376       3         2
Detroit           441       706       2         2
Kansas City       380       608       2         2
Los Angeles     1,871     2,994       4         3
Memphis           500       800       2         1
Minneapolis       352       563       2         1
New Orleans       894     1,430       3         2
New York          951     1,522       3         2
St. Louis         217       347       1         1
Seattle         1,950     3,120       4         3

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    20 MI   32 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          102,000             387,600
            Treatment Capacity          400,000           1,520,000
          Average Daily Demand           70,000             266,000
             Peak Daily Demand          120,000             456,000
               Excess Capacity          280,000           1,064,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant PRIMARY        
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          188,000             714,400
                  Present Load                0                   0
               Excess Capacity                0                   0

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier NOT SPECIFIED            
       Electric Supplier IOWA ILLINOIS GAS & ELECT
Local Telephone Supplier CONTEL                                            
       Digital Switching NO 
            Fiber Optics NO 
 Long Distances Carriers     

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  14 MI   22 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community     0
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    14 MI   22 KM

Remarks

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                2         0         518
Junior High               2         0         494
High School               1         0         475
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 20.3

Remarks
Matherville is in the Sherrard Community School 
District #200.  Nearby access to Augustana 
College, Western Illinois (Macomb & QC Campus).  
Quad City Grad Center, and Blackhawk College.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
MILLER MASONRY                                         5                      0
                         
SLAVISH INC.                                           5                      0
                         
LITTLE STORE OF                                        4                      0
MATHERVILLE              
LAKE MATHERVILLE                                       2                      0
APTS.                    
US POST OFFICE                                         2                      0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for MERCER COUNTY                           
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force     8,521
             Unemployed     702
             Percentage   8.20%
         Total Employed     7,819
          Manufacturing  17.20%
      Non-Manufacturing  77.50%
            Agriculture   5.30%

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 6 NW       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 17.28  $ 32.57   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 15.10  $ 22.16
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.08  $ 15.71   Office Clerk             $  8.94  $ 13.83
Assembler-Production     $ 10.36  $ 15.28   Secretary                $  9.99  $ 15.86
Computer Operator        $ 14.06  $ 22.55   Sheet Metal Worker       $  9.37  $ 13.42
Computer Programmer      $ 20.11  $ 35.23   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 11.19  $ 17.86
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.03  $ 13.94   Systems Analyst          $ 21.42  $ 40.06
Drill or Punch Press     $ 11.51  $ 16.55   Technician               $ 17.71  $ 27.53
Engineer                 $ 24.05  $ 43.96   Tool & Die Maker         $ 15.92  $ 26.59
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.82  $ 13.72   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.89  $ 18.67
Laborer                  $ 12.27  $ 24.62   Welder                   $  9.37  $ 13.42
Machinist                $ 12.44  $ 22.07   Word Processor           $  9.49  $ 15.79

Remarks
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      47        Protestant Churches  28
                 Number of Rooms   5,090          Catholic Churches   5
                     Restaurants     492          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room   1,500              Country Clubs   7
             Public Golf Courses      26               Health Clubs  48
            Public Tennis Courts      37      Public Swimming Pools  10
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River EDWARDS RIVER                                     

Remarks
178 PARKS, PLAYGROUNDS; FOREST PRESERVES; 
SWIMMING; FISHING; WATER SKIING; BOATING; 
I-WIRELESS CENTER - 12,000 SEAT ARENA AND 
CONVENTION CENTER.  MSA DATA.  RELIGION - MERCER 
COUNTY DATA.

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  0.9601%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  1.5348%          2011       2010              Electricity  0.00%
  School  4.6207%        9.3033%   9.0646%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  2.0808%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total 9.1964%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Stephanie McMeekan                   Meghan Overton                     
Village President                    Planner - Data Services  
Village of Matherville               Bi-State Reg. Commission           
P.O. Box 585                         1504 Third Ave., Box 3368          
Matherville, IL  61263               Rock Island, IL  612043368
Phone (309) 754-8814                 Phone (309) 793-6300
  Fax (309) 754-8765                   Fax (309) 793-6305

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61263           Rep Dist            74                          
                            Senate Dist        36                           
                            Congressional Dist 17               


Remarks
Meghan Overton E-mail: moverton@bistateonline.org


Last updated 07/16/2013
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