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MILL SHOALS, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County WHITE          
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 333 247 235 215 215 Avg. Winter Temp 32.00 F 0.00 C County 17,864 16,522 15,371 14,665 14,665 Avg. Summer Temp 85.00 F 29.44 C Labor 7,961 7,440 7,275 7,826 7,523 Avg. Annual Rainfall 34.89 In 88.62 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 25.20 In 64.08 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government TRUSTEE / TRUSTEES / VILL     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 YES                               Rescue Squad NO 
 
 Fire Insurance Class       in city        outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0         16          0
    Police Department            0          0          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   1
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  12
                                               Cable NO 
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    3 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   2  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   2  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 NO 
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist NO 
 
Remarks
SATELLITE DISH OR DIRECT TV.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   2 Federal   0 State
Interstates Serving Community YES                                               
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     2 MI    2 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   0
               Local Carriers   1
          Interstate Carriers   1
          Intrastate Carriers   1

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport EVANSVILLE REGIONAL, EVANSVILLE INDIANA
                     Local NO    55 MI 88 KM
       Commercial Airlines    5   Flights per day   96

    Nearest Public Airport FAIRFIELD MUNI AIRPORT
                     Local NO   10 MI   16 KM
           Type of Surface ASPHALT        
            Longest Runway  4,000 FT   1,220 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available YES    Charter Service Available YES
     Pvt Storage Available YES    Pvt Maintenance Available NO 

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     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           500       800       0         1
Chicago           250       400       0         1
Cleveland         700     1,120       0         1
Dallas          1,000     1,600       0         2
Denver          1,100     1,760       0         2
Detroit           650     1,040       0         1
Kansas City       550       880       0         1
Los Angeles     2,500     4,000       0         4
Memphis           300       480       0         1
Minneapolis     1,100     1,760       0         2
New Orleans     1,150     1,840       0         2
New York        1,100     1,760       0         2
St. Louis         130       208       0         1
Seattle         2,950     4,720       0         5

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
NONE                                   
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

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

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier HAMILTON COUNTY RURAL    
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          100,000             380,000
            Treatment Capacity                0                   0
          Average Daily Demand           50,000             190,000
             Peak Daily Demand           80,000             304,000
               Excess Capacity           20,000              76,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant PRIMARY        
                       Process LAGOON              
            Treatment Capacity           50,000             190,000
                  Present Load           20,000             304,000
               Excess Capacity           30,000             114,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier SEE REMARKS              
       Electric Supplier WAYNE-WHITE CO-OP        
Local Telephone Supplier VERIZON NORTH                                     
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T    

Remarks
GAS SUPPLIER: WABASH VALLEY - FERRELLGAS - 
WAYNE-WHITE (ALL PROPANE).  LONG DISTANCE: AT&T & 
POWERNET GLOBAL.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  10 MI   16 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community     0
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    10 MI   16 KM

Remarks

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                0         0           0
Junior High               0         0           0
High School               0         0           0
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  0.0

Remarks
ALTERNATIVE LEARNING LOCATED IN MILL SHOALS.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
WABASH VALLEY SERVICE      AG SERVICES                 8  NO                  0
                         
E & D ENTERPRISES          CONVENIENCE STORE           4  NO                  0
                         
E & E TREATING             OIL                         3  NO                  0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for WHITE COUNTY                            
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force     7,523
             Unemployed     581
             Percentage   7.70%
         Total Employed     6,942
          Manufacturing  15.00%
      Non-Manufacturing  70.00%
            Agriculture  15.00%

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 8 S        

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 18.76  $ 29.95   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 13.09  $ 24.36
Assembler-Electronic     $  8.62  $ 11.33   Office Clerk             $  8.73  $ 13.06
Assembler-Production     $  9.24  $ 14.10   Secretary                $  9.35  $ 14.38
Computer Operator        $ 12.92  $ 23.82   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 13.19  $ 18.38
Computer Programmer      $ 18.01  $ 27.87   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.82  $ 17.88
Data Entry Operator      $  9.19  $ 11.38   Systems Analyst          $ 17.82  $ 33.96
Drill or Punch Press     $ 13.46  $ 18.12   Technician               $ 15.75  $ 22.75
Engineer                 $ 23.76  $ 35.62   Tool & Die Maker         $ 13.84  $ 24.97
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.70  $ 12.66   Warehouse Worker         $ 12.00  $ 18.41
Laborer                  $ 11.16  $ 20.19   Welder                   $ 12.33  $ 17.88
Machinist                $ 11.39  $ 18.79   Word Processor           $  9.85  $ 18.97

Remarks
Wage Rates 2011 from IL Dept of Employment 
Security website.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels       2        Protestant Churches   6
                 Number of Rooms      50          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants       2          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room      50              Country Clubs   1
             Public Golf Courses       1               Health Clubs   0
            Public Tennis Courts       1      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River SKILLET FORK                                      

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  1.2730%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  1.1706%          2011       2010              Electricity  0.00%
  School  6.0590%        10.0495%   9.8743%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  1.4982%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total 10.0010%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Sandra Irvine                        Sandra Irvine                      
Director                             Director                 
White County Econ. Dev.              White County Econ. Dev.            
225 E. Main Street                   225 E. Main Street                 
Carmi, IL  628211860                 Carmi, IL  628211860
Phone (618) 382-2700                 Phone (618) 382-2700
  Fax (618) 382-2755                   Fax (618) 382-2755

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 62862           Rep Dist           109                          
                            Senate Dist        55                           
                            Congressional Dist 15               


Remarks
White County ED Web Site: www.wedg.com, E-Mail: 
wedg.carmi@myfrontiermail.com

Last updated 10/02/2013
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