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MOLINE, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County ROCK ISLAND    
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 46,609 43,127 43,768 43,483 43,259 Avg. Winter Temp 24.80 F -4.00 C County 165,968 148,723 149,374 147,546 147,457 Avg. Summer Temp 73.20 F 22.89 C Labor 84,434 74,530 77,616 78,729 77,192 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 MAYOR / COUNCIL / CITY        Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 2001       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 ISO 3 in city        outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department           68          0          0
    Police Department          101         23          2
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations  21
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  59
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   4 Daily    4 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops  71  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die  12  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks  28  Assets $  9,695,387,000
     Savings and Loans  11  Assets $ 28,000,000,000
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives YES     Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone YES
                    Enterprise Zone YES                      Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks
ACCESS TO PORT OF ENTRY.  QUAD CITY CHAMBER OF 
COMMERCE, SUSCESS NETWORK/PARTNERS IN JOB TRAINING
 CENTER.  FREE TRADE ZONE, ILLINOIS MANUFACTURING 
EXTENSION CENTER. INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTER. 
PROCUREMENT TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER. SMALL 
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER.  MOLINE IS PART OF 
THE DAVENPORT-MOLINE-ROCK ISLAND, IA-IL MSA.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   9 Federal  10 State
Interstates Serving Community I-280, I-74, I-80, I-88                           
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     1 MI    2 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals  66
               Local Carriers  15
          Interstate Carriers  41
          Intrastate Carriers  27

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport QUAD CITY INTL AIRPORT
                     Local YES    0 MI  0 KM
       Commercial Airlines    4   Flights per day   25

    Nearest Public Airport QUAD CITY INTL AIRPORT
                     Local YES   0 MI    0 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway 10,000 FT   3,048 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available YES    Charter Service Available YES
     Pvt Storage Available YES    Pvt Maintenance Available YES

Water
City Adjoins Navigable Water YES
            Name of Waterway MISSISSIPPI RIVER        
                Public Barge YES
               Private Barge YES
               Channel Depth     9 FT      3 M
            Length Of Season 10 Months
           Public Dock Local YES   10 MI   16 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           762     1,219       4         2
Chicago           165       264       1         1
Cleveland         503       805       3         2
Dallas            845     1,352       3         3
Denver            850     1,360       3         2
Detroit           430       688       3         1
Kansas City       363       581       2         1
Los Angeles     1,857     2,971       7         4
Memphis           523       837       3         2
Minneapolis       327       523       1         1
New Orleans       924     1,478       5         4
New York          997     1,595       5         4
St. Louis         237       379       2         1
Seattle         1,974     3,158       4         4

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
BURLINGTON NORTHERN-       DAILY       
SANTA FE RR                            
IOWA INTERSTATE RR         DAILY       
CANADIAN PACIFIC           DAILY       
AMTRAK                                 

Piggyback Service YES    0 MI    0 KM
Container Service YES    0 MI    0 KM

Remarks
NEAREST AMTRAK SERVICE IN GALESBURG, IL (45 MILES 
AWAY).  NOTE MSA DATA FOR MOTOR CARRIER AND RAIL. 
 DISTANCE FROM INDIANAPOLIS, IN IS 312 MILES, 1 
DAY BY TRUCK, 2 DAYS BY RAIL.   AMTRAK - 
NORTHEAST/SOUTHWEST PASSENGER.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source RIVER          

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        9,050,000          34,390,000
            Treatment Capacity       12,000,000          45,600,000
          Average Daily Demand        5,300,000          20,140,000
             Peak Daily Demand        8,270,000          31,426,000
               Excess Capacity        3,730,000          14,174,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant SECONDARY      
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity       14,500,000          55,100,000
                  Present Load        6,700,000          25,460,000
               Excess Capacity        7,800,000          29,640,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier MID AMERICAN ENERGY CO.  
       Electric Supplier MID AMERICAN ENERGY CO.  
Local Telephone Supplier AT&T                                              
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T MCI   

Remarks
POINT OF PRESENCE HERE.  WATER SOURCE: MISSISSIPPI
 RIVER.  LDC: CENTURYLINK.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  1    Total Number of Beds     38
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   0 MI    0 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community   182
            Dentists in Community    44
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary               12         0       3,314
Junior High               2         0       1,661
High School               1         0       2,138
Trade & Technical         1         0         152
Community College         1         0       6,311
Four-Yr College           0         0           0
University                1         0       1,331

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 20.2

Remarks
Four private grade schools.  Nearby access to 
Augustana College, Western
IL University, Quad City Campus, Quad City Grad 
Center, Blackhawk College and trade/technical 
schools.  moline is part of the Moline USD#40.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL        MILITARY/MFG            7,800                   1862
                         
DEERE AND COMPANY          AGRICULTURAL EQUIP      6,300                   1837
                         
GENESIS HEALTH             HEALTH CARE             5,000                   1994
SYSTEM                   
TRINITY HEALTH             HEALTH CARE             2,900                      0
SYSTEM                   
ALCOA                      AEROSPACE/DEFENSE       2,250  USW                 0
                         
XPAC                       SUPPLY CHAIN/LOG.       1,195                   1974
                         
KRAFT FOODS                FOOD PROCESSING         1,650                   1980
                         
MOLINE SCHOOL DISTRICT     EDUCATION                 990                      0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for ROCK ISLAND COUNTY                      
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force    77,192
             Unemployed   5,986
             Percentage   7.80%
         Total Employed    71,206
          Manufacturing  17.00%
      Non-Manufacturing  81.90%
            Agriculture   1.10%

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   1
   Number of employees involved      12

Wage Rates
Wage rates for experienced workers in selected occupations working in the  Econ Dev Region 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.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      47        Protestant Churches 122
                 Number of Rooms   5,400          Catholic Churches  15
                     Restaurants     492          Jewish Synagogues   1
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 MISSISSIPPI, ROCK                                 

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

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  2.0268%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.8872%          2011       2010              Electricity  0.00%
  School  5.0590%         8.9959%    8.7940%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  1.1257%                                         Telephone  6.00%
   Total 9.0987%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Ray Forsythe                         Meghan Overton                     
Planning & Dev Director              Planner - Data Services  
City of Moline                       Bi-State Reg. Commission           
619 16th Street                      1504 3rd Ave/PO Box 3368           
Moline, IL  612652139                Rock Island, IL  61201    
Phone (309) 524-2032                 Phone (309) 793-6300
  Fax (309) 524-2031                   Fax (309) 793-6305

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61265           Rep Dist           71    72                     
                            Senate Dist        36                           
                            Congressional Dist 17               


Remarks
City Website: www.moline.il.us, Ray Forsythe 
E-mail: rforsythe@moline.il.us.
Meghan Overton E-mail: moverton@bistateonline.org,
 Bi-State Regional Commission Website: 
www.bistateonline.org.

Last updated 07/16/2013
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