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MCLEANSBORO, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County HAMILTON       
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 2,960 2,677 2,945 2,883 2,883 Avg. Winter Temp 37.00 F 2.78 C County 9,172 8,499 8,621 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 ALDERMEN / CITY               Municipal Zoning NO 
   Comprehensive Plan No             - Rev.    0       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System NO                                Rescue Squad NO 
 
 Fire Insurance Class  7    in city   8    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         14
    Police Department            5          2          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   1
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels   7
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest  26 MI   42 KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  26 MI   42 KM
 
                 Banks   2  Assets $    372,503,000
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone YES                      Tax Increment Financing Dist NO 
 
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Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   0 Federal   3 State
Interstates Serving Community I-64                                              
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    12 MI   19 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   0
               Local Carriers   2
          Interstate Carriers   3
          Intrastate Carriers   0

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport MOUNT VERNON AIRPORT
                     Local NO    26 MI 42 KM
       Commercial Airlines    1   Flights per day    3

    Nearest Public Airport BENTON MUNI AIRPORT
                     Local NO   25 MI   40 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 NONE                     
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge NO 
               Channel Depth     0 FT      0 M
            Length Of Season  0 Months
           Public Dock Local NO    20 MI   32 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           470       752       0         1
Chicago           307       491       0         1
Cleveland         511       818       0         2
Dallas            694     1,110       0         2
Denver            958     1,533       0         3
Detroit           524       838       0         2
Kansas City       360       576       0         1
Los Angeles     1,934     3,094       0         5
Memphis           259       414       0         1
Minneapolis       684     1,094       0         2
New Orleans       652     1,043       0         2
New York          898     1,437       0         2
St. Louis         109       174       0         1
Seattle         2,226     3,562       0         5

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
CSX                                    
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    26 MI   42 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks


Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier REND LAKE CONS. DISTRICT 
        Water Source WELL           

                                    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 TELEPHONE CO-OP                          
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers     

Remarks
WATER SOURCE: REND LAKE CONS. DISTRICT.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  1    Total Number of Beds     41
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   0 MI    0 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community     4
            Dentists in Community     1
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 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     1,051      21,589

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 19.0

Remarks
ELEMENTARY, JR HIGH & HS TOTAL TEACHERS COMBINED 
88 FULL-TIME AND 2 PART-TIME.  COMM COLLEGES - 
SOUTHEASTERN ILLINOIS COLLEGE & REND LAKE - 110 FT
 TEACHERS & 198 PT TEACHERS.  UNIV - SIU-C 60 
MILES.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
TRADE INDUSTRIES           HUMAN SERVICES             35  NONE             1967
                         
WHITE OAK COAL             COAL MINING                50  NONE             2011
                         
HAMILTON COUNTY            TELECOMMUNICATIONS         19  YES/IBEW         1960
TELEPHONE COOP           
HAMILTON COUNTY            IMPLEMENT DEALERSHIP       18  NONE             1987
EQUIPMENT                
MCLEANSBORO HEALTH         INTERM/SKILLED CARE        39  NONE             2005
FACILITY                 
MCDONALDS                  FAST FOOD                  40  NONE             1995
                         
HAMILTON MEMORIAL          HEALTH CARE                45  YES              2011
NURSING & REHAB          
PEOPLES NATIONAL           BANKING                    25  NONE             1909
BANK                     
PIONEER HI-BRED            CROP PREP SERVICES         79  NONE             2000
INT'L US PRODUCTION      
HAMILTON MEMORIAL          HEALTH CARE               125  YES              1960
HOSPITAL                 

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
WAGE RATES 2012 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       0        Protestant Churches  23
                 Number of Rooms       0          Catholic Churches   2
                     Restaurants      13          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room      30              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       0               Health Clubs   0
            Public Tennis Courts       0      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River DAHLGREN LAKE                                     

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 2012          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate  6.25%
    City  2.3980%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  1.1364%          2011       2005              Electricity  0.00%
  School  4.4355%        11.4266%   9.4589%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  2.6701%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total 10.6402%                                             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) 62859           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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