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MONTGOMERY, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County KANE           
Additional Counties KENDALL          

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 3,363 4,267 5,471 18,438 18,438 Avg. Winter Temp 20.00 F -6.67 C County 278,405 317,471 404,119 515,269 515,269 Avg. Summer Temp 75.00 F 23.88 C Labor 0 0 222,285 271,334 273,403 Avg. Annual Rainfall 34.70 In 88.13 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 40.00 In **.** Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / TRUSTEES / VI     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 2009       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class  4    in city   6    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            3         45          0
    Police Department           33         10          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   4
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  11
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   3 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   5  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   3  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks   5  Assets $     15,000,000
     Savings and Loans   6  Assets $    100,000,000
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT 
MONTGOMERY'S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WEB SITE AT 
www.montgomery-illinois.org OR 
ci.montgomery.il.us.  FIRE DEPT. NUMBERS FOR 
MONGOMERY-COUNTRYSIDE FPD.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   2 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community I-88                                              
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance     5 MI    8 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   9
               Local Carriers   3
          Interstate Carriers   3
          Intrastate Carriers   0

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    25 MI 40 KM
       Commercial Airlines   50   Flights per day 2000

    Nearest Public Airport AURORA MUNI AIRPORT
                     Local YES   1 MI    2 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  6,500 FT   1,983 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    22 MI   35 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           730     1,168       3         2
Chicago            38        61       1         0
Cleveland         343       549       3         2
Dallas            936     1,498       3         4
Denver          1,016     1,626       3         4
Detroit           271       434       2         2
Kansas City       499       798       2         2
Los Angeles     2,095     3,352       3         4
Memphis           544       870       2         3
Minneapolis       412       659       2         2
New Orleans       944     1,510       3         3
New York          840     1,344       4         4
St. Louis         288       461       2         2
Seattle         2,063     3,301       3         5

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
BURLINGTON NTHRN/SANTA FE              
BURLINGTON JUNCTION                    
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO     1 MI    2 KM
Container Service NO     1 MI    2 KM

Remarks
MILWAUKEE, WI 115 MILES, 184 KM, 1 DAY RAIL, 1 DAY
 TRUCK.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        5,800,000          22,040,000
            Treatment Capacity       11,300,000          42,940,000
          Average Daily Demand          450,000           1,710,000
             Peak Daily Demand        3,910,000          14,858,000
               Excess Capacity        1,890,000           7,182,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant TERTIARY       
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity       42,000,000         159,600,000
                  Present Load       31,000,000         117,800,000
               Excess Capacity       11,000,000          41,800,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier NICOR                    
       Electric Supplier COM ED, FIRST ENERGY     
Local Telephone Supplier AT&T, COMCAST                                     
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T, Comcast   

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   1 MI    2 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community   220
            Dentists in Community    70
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO     1 MI    2 KM

Remarks
Provena-Mercy Medical Center (4 miles) & 
Rush-Copley Medical Center ( 1 mile) are within 4 
miles of Montgomery.  Family Health & Wellness 
Center (3.5 miles).  Edward Hospital (1.5 miles). 
1 Immediate care.

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                7       195       3,346
Junior High               4       215       3,697
High School               5       570       9,938
Trade & Technical         1       303       2,089
Community College         1       592      10,034
Four-Yr College           1       189       2,472
University                1       350       3,556

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 21.4

Remarks
AREA ALSO SERVED BY NUMEROUS WELL KNOWN HIGHER 
EDUCATION FACILITIES.  ILLINOIS INST. OF TECH. 
WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, NORTH CENTRAL 
COLLEGE, AURORA UNIVERSITY.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
CATERPILLAR, INC.          EARTH MOVING EQUIP      3,800  UAW                 0
                         
EBY-BROWN                  WHOLESALE FOOD DISTR      405                      0
                         
MENARDS                    HOME IMPROVEMENT          130                      0
                         
V V F                      SOAP MFG                  325                      0
                         
FOX RIVER FOODS            WHOLESALE FOOD DISTR      500                      0
                         
GUSTO PACKING CO.          MEAT PROC/DISTRIBUTO      500                      0
, INC.                   
COM ED                     ELECTRICAL POWER          200                      0
                         
WALMART                    RETAILER                  200                      0
                         
INTERNATIONAL PAPER/WEYER  PACKAGING PLANT           126                      0
                         
BLAIN'S FARM & FLEET       RETAILER                  100                      0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for KANE COUNTY                             
Annual Average for Year 2011
      Total Labor Force   273,903
             Unemployed  27,138
             Percentage   9.90%
         Total Employed   246,770
          Manufacturing  20.90%
      Non-Manufacturing  78.00%
            Agriculture   1.10%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2011
Labor Relations Board Elections 
         Number in Last 5 Years   3
            Number won by union   0
          Number won by company   3
      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 4 NE       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 21.99  $ 42.79   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 17.96  $ 28.46
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.03  $ 18.55   Office Clerk             $ 10.24  $ 17.31
Assembler-Production     $  8.90  $ 15.90   Secretary                $ 11.27  $ 19.38
Computer Operator        $ 13.97  $ 24.67   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 11.29  $ 20.05
Computer Programmer      $ 22.52  $ 45.04   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.24  $ 17.14
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.35  $ 17.67   Systems Analyst          $ 23.06  $ 40.68
Drill or Punch Press     $  9.70  $ 17.57   Technician               $ 16.39  $ 30.95
Engineer                 $ 23.90  $ 40.56   Tool & Die Maker         $ 17.11  $ 29.54
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  9.16  $ 14.39   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.83  $ 17.13
Laborer                  $  8.76  $ 24.21   Welder                   $ 13.32  $ 21.41
Machinist                $ 13.04  $ 23.10   Word Processor           $ 12.52  $ 20.46

Remarks
ADD'L EMPL. AURORA METALS DIVISION, JC PENNEY, 
HORMANN GADCO & K-MART.  WAGE RATES 2011 FROM IL 
DEPT OF EMPLOYMENT SECURITY WEBSITE.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      12        Protestant Churches 154
                 Number of Rooms     950          Catholic Churches  19
                     Restaurants     675          Jewish Synagogues   4
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     500              Country Clubs   6
             Public Golf Courses      14               Health Clubs  22
            Public Tennis Courts       9      Public Swimming Pools   5
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River FOX RIVER                                         

Remarks
MEETING SPACES: 11 FACILITIES SEATING 11-1888 
CAPACITY.  COMMUNITY CONNECTED TO FOX RIVER TRAIL 
NETWORK. 70+ MILES OF URBAN AND NATURE TRAILS FOR 
BIKING, HIKING, SKIING, POINT OF INTEREST FISHING 
YEAR AROUND.

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  7.00%
    City  0.4746%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.3989%          2010       2009              Electricity  5.00%
  School  5.1602%         7.3102%    6.9495%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  2.4808%                                         Telephone  5.00%
   Total  8.5139%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks
RATES LISTED ABOVE ARE FOR KANE COUNTY, AURORA 
TOWNSHIP, WEST AURORA SCHOOL DISTRICT.  VILLAGE 
LOCATED IN BOTH KANE & KENDALL COUNTIES, 4 
TOWNSHIPS, 5 SCHOOL DISTRICTS, 2 PARK DISTRICTS & 
5 FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS, SO ACTUAL TAX RATES 
VARY.  HOTEL/MOTEL TAX 5%.  KENDALL 7.25% SALES 
TAX.

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Charlene Coulombe-Fiore              Charlene Coulombe-Fiore            
Executive Director                   Executive Director       
Montgomery EDC                       Montgomery EDC                     
200 Webster Street                   200 Webster Street                 
Montgomery, IL  60538                Montgomery, IL  60538    
Phone (630) 897-6748                 Phone (630) 897-6748
  Fax (630) 897-6747                   Fax (630) 897-6747

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 60538           Rep Dist            42   25                     
                            Senate Dist        83    84    50               
                            Congressional Dist 14               


Remarks
Charlene Coulombe-Fiore E-Mail: 
char@montgomery-illinois.org.
Economic Development Website: 
www.montgomery-illinois.org.
Village Website: www.ci.montgomery.il.us.


Last updated 02/20/2013
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