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NOKOMIS, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County MONTGOMERY     
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 2,557 2,534 2,389 2,256 2,256 Avg. Winter Temp 31.00 F -0.56 C County 31,686 30,728 30,652 30,104 30,104 Avg. Summer Temp 75.00 F 23.88 C Labor 14,500 13,706 15,895 13,779 12,999 Avg. Annual Rainfall 39.00 In 99.06 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 17.00 In 43.18 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government COMMISSION / CITY             Municipal Zoning NO 
   Comprehensive Plan No             - Rev.    0       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance NO                                   Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class 5     in city  8     outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         30
    Police Department            4          4          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   4
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels  10
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   2  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  28 MI   45 KM
 
                 Banks   2  Assets $    178,000,000
     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

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   0 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community I-55, I-72, I-57, I-70                            
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    20 MI   32 KM

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

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport ABRAHAM LINCOLN CAPITAL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    50 MI 80 KM
       Commercial Airlines    3   Flights per day   28

    Nearest Public Airport TAYLORVILLE MUNI AIRPORT
                     Local NO   22 MI   35 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  4,000 FT   1,200 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     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           525       840       3         2
Chicago           250       400       1         1
Cleveland         540       864       3         2
Dallas            675     1,080       3         2
Denver            950     1,520       3         2
Detroit           450       720       2         2
Kansas City       350       560       1         1
Los Angeles     1,930     3,088       4         3
Memphis           340       544       2         2
Minneapolis       525       840       2         2
New Orleans       725     1,160       3         3
New York        1,075     1,720       3         3
St. Louis          80       128       1         1
Seattle         2,100     3,360       4         3

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
UNION PACIFIC                          
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO     0 MI    0 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          200,000             760,000
            Treatment Capacity          360,000           1,368,000
          Average Daily Demand          170,000             646,000
             Peak Daily Demand          190,000             722,000
               Excess Capacity          170,000             646,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant PRIMARY        
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          260,000             988,000
                  Present Load          177,000             672,600
               Excess Capacity           83,000             315,400

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier CONSOLIDATED COMMUNICATIONS                       
       Digital Switching NO 
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers     

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  12 MI   19 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community     6
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    12 MI   19 KM

Remarks
Pana Hospital 12 miles; Hillsboro Hospital 15 
Miles; Taylorville Hospital 19 miles.


Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                2        36         441
Junior High               0         0           0
High School               1        22         339
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 19.0

Remarks
1 PRIVATE ELEMENTARY, 16 TEACHERS AND 95 STUDENTS 
ENROLLED.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
RONK ELECTRIC IND.         PHASE CONVERTERS, ET       39  NONE             1950
                         
NOKOMIS SAVINGS            RETAIL BANK                 6  NONE                0
                         
MATERIAL SERVICES          LIMESTONE                  32                      0
                         
COMMUNITY UNIT             EDUCATION                 145  72FT, 73PT, NEA     0
SCHOOL DISTRICT          
FIRST NATIONAL             RETAIL BANK                22  NONE             1940
BANK                     
NOKOMIS REHABILITATION     HEALTHCARE                 61                      0
& HEALTHCARE CENTER      
PROCESS SYSTEMS INC.       BULK HANDLING SYSTEM        5                      0
                         
ST. LOUIS CATHOLIC         EDUCATION                  16                      0
SCHOOL                   

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for MONTGOMERY COUNTY                       
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force    12,999
             Unemployed   1,547
             Percentage  11.90%
         Total Employed    11,452
          Manufacturing  24.90%
      Non-Manufacturing  74.40%
            Agriculture   0.70%

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 1 C        

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 18.26  $ 34.94   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 18.16  $ 34.56
Assembler-Electronic     $  9.42  $ 12.80   Office Clerk             $  9.57  $ 17.38
Assembler-Production     $ 12.11  $ 21.05   Secretary                $ 10.33  $ 17.48
Computer Operator        $ 11.99  $ 21.07   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 15.41  $ 20.21
Computer Programmer      $ 19.90  $ 38.48   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.18  $ 16.74
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.01  $ 19.70   Systems Analyst          $ 23.96  $ 44.81
Drill or Punch Press     $ 11.23  $ 16.08   Technician               $ 15.91  $ 26.99
Engineer                 $ 26.66  $ 42.63   Tool & Die Maker         $ 18.75  $ 25.15
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.72  $ 13.95   Warehouse Worker         $ 11.50  $ 17.71
Laborer                  $ 11.27  $ 22.98   Welder                   $ 12.75  $ 18.75
Machinist                $ 14.47  $ 25.55   Word Processor           $ 11.09  $ 16.72

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  13
                 Number of Rooms       0          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants       7          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     300              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       0               Health Clubs   0
            Public Tennis Courts       2      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River NO 
              Name of Lake/River                                                   

Remarks
4 COUNTRY CLUBS WITHIN 22 MILES; 6 GOLF COURSES 
WITHIN 22 MILES.  3 MOTELS WITHIN 15 MILES.

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  6.25%
    City  1.9961%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.9746%          2009       2008              Electricity  0.05%
  School  4.8822%         8.2194%    7.7268%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  3.4776%                                         Telephone  6.00%
   Total 9.3346%                                             Water  0.00%

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Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Roger Blankenship                    Roger Blankenship                  
Secretary                            Secretary                
Ch of Board/1st Natl Bank            Ch of Board/1st Natl Bank          
P.O. Box 190                         P.O. Box 190                       
Nokomis, IL  627050190               Nokomis, IL  627050190
Phone (217) 563-8311                 Phone (217) 563-8311
  Fax (217) 563-2954                   Fax (217) 563-2954

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 62075           Rep Dist           100                          
                            Senate Dist        50                           
                            Congressional Dist 20               


Remarks
City of Nokomis Web Site: www.nokomisonline.com

Last updated 01/02/2014
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