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SCHILLER PARK, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County COOK           
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 11,458 11,189 11,850 11,793 11,793 Avg. Winter Temp 25.00 F -3.89 C County 5,253,655 5,105,067 5,376,741 5,194,675 5,194,675 Avg. Summer Temp 71.00 F 21.67 C Labor 0 0 2,694,904 2,604,300 2,575,226 Avg. Annual Rainfall 33.34 In 84.68 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 39.40 In **.** Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / TRUSTEES / VI     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 1997       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule YES
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad NO 
 
 Fire Insurance Class  5    in city   0    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department           26          5          0
    Police Department           41         34          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations  51
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels  10
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   2 Daily    0 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops  21  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die  13  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks   2  Assets $    152,000,000
     Savings and Loans   1  Assets $     18,000,000
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks
SCHILLER PARK FIREMEN TRAINED IN HANDLING OF 
HAZARDOUS WASTE MATERIAL.  TWO TIF DISTRICTS.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   3 Federal   5 State
Interstates Serving Community I-294, I-90, I-94, I-290                          
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     0 MI    0 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals  13
               Local Carriers  13
          Interstate Carriers  13
          Intrastate Carriers  13

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORT
                     Local NO     1 MI  1 KM
       Commercial Airlines   50   Flights per day 2100

    Nearest Public Airport CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    1 MI    1 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway 13,000 FT   3,900 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     9 MI   14 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           746     1,194       3         4
Chicago            16        26       1         1
Cleveland         359       574       2         2
Dallas            952     1,523       3         4
Denver          1,032     1,651       3         4
Detroit           287       459       2         2
Kansas City       515       824       2         2
Los Angeles     2,111     3,378       4         6
Memphis           560       896       2         2
Minneapolis       428       685       2         2
New Orleans       960     1,536       2         3
New York          856     1,370       2         4
St. Louis         304       486       1         2
Seattle         2,079     3,326       4         6

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
WISCONSIN CENTRAL          DAILY       
METRA                      DAILY       
CANADIAN PACIFIC           DAILY       
                                       
                                       

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

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source LAKE           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        3,000,000          11,400,000
            Treatment Capacity        3,000,000          11,400,000
          Average Daily Demand        2,151,000           8,173,800
             Peak Daily Demand        3,250,100          12,350,380
               Excess Capacity                0                   0

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant NOT SPECIFIED
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity    2,000,000,000       7,600,000,000
                  Present Load    1,400,000,000       5,320,000,000
               Excess Capacity                0                   0

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier NICOR                    
       Electric Supplier COMMONWEALTH EDISON      
Local Telephone Supplier SBC                                               
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T SPRINT MCI SBC 

Remarks
WATER SOURCE: LAKE MICHIGAN.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   5 MI    8 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community     5
            Dentists in Community     4
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    5 MI    8 KM

Remarks
THREE HOSPITALS W/853 BEDS IN AREA.  1 
VETERINARIAN IN SCHILLER PARK.  EMS.

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                3        58         855
Junior High               3        34         458
High School               1        99       1,371
Trade & Technical         1        84      10,240
Community College         0         0           0
Four-Yr College           0         0           0
University                0         0           0

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 21.2

Remarks
1 COMMUNITY/JUNIOR COLLEGE IN NEIGHBORING TOWN (4 
MILES).  1 PRIVATE COMPUTER COLLEGE.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
DOBB'S INTERNATIONAL       AIRLINE FOOD SERVICE      500  MACH.& AERO- SP  1983
SERVICE                  
INTERSTATE BRANDS          FOOD SERV HOSTES CK       390  IAM, TEAMSTERS   1929
                         
CRAFTSMEN SHEET METAL      METAL CRAFTING            300  NONE             1956
                         
AMCO ENGINEERING           ALUMINUM EXTRUSIONS       250  NONE             1946
                         
ATLAS COMPANIES            LIFT TRUCKS               220  NONE             1951
                         
ARPAC CORPORATION          SHRINK WRAP MACHINES      204  NONE             1972
                         
BRETFORD MFG.              MFG. METAL CARTS          197  NONE             1948
                         
MAYFAIR MOLDING            AUTO INJECTION MOLDS      220  NONE             1942
                         
WISCONSIN TOOL             TOOL AND DIE              125  NONE             1941
                         
ATOLS TOOL & MOLD CO.      MACHINE MOLDS             110  NONE             1960
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for COOK COUNTY                             
Annual Average for Year 2011
      Total Labor Force 2,575,226
             Unemployed 267,475
             Percentage  10.40%
         Total Employed 2,307,751
          Manufacturing  16.90%
      Non-Manufacturing  82.70%
            Agriculture   0.40%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2011
Labor Relations Board Elections 
         Number in Last 5 Years   1
            Number won by union   1
          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 4 NE       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 22.00  $ 42.25   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 16.28  $ 28.75
Assembler-Electronic     $  9.94  $ 16.68   Office Clerk             $  9.94  $ 16.81
Assembler-Production     $  8.95  $ 16.21   Secretary                $ 11.26  $ 19.03
Computer Operator        $ 13.95  $ 26.21   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 12.68  $ 21.21
Computer Programmer      $ 23.97  $ 43.79   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.61  $ 17.35
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.19  $ 16.55   Systems Analyst          $ 24.72  $ 42.25
Drill or Punch Press     $  9.72  $ 16.95   Technician               $ 15.91  $ 29.53
Engineer                 $ 22.65  $ 39.97   Tool & Die Maker         $ 16.62  $ 29.39
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  9.08  $ 14.60   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.45  $ 16.69
Laborer                  $  8.89  $ 25.95   Welder                   $ 12.42  $ 20.60
Machinist                $ 12.13  $ 22.43   Word Processor           $ 12.77  $ 20.10

Remarks
WAGE RATES 2ND QUARTER 2010 FROM IL DEPT OF 
EMPLOYMENT SECURITY WEBSITE.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      29        Protestant Churches   2
                 Number of Rooms   8,250          Catholic Churches   4
                     Restaurants     152          Jewish Synagogues   1
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     600              Country Clubs   2
             Public Golf Courses       2               Health Clubs   3
            Public Tennis Courts       5      Public Swimming Pools   2
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River DES PLAINES RIVER                                 

Remarks
LAKE MICHIGAN 16 MILES EAST.

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 2008          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate 9.25%
    City  1.6420%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.4660%          2007       0                 Electricity  5.15%
  School  5.0480%         7.2980%    0.0000%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  0.2520%                                         Telephone  6.00%
   Total  7.4080%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks
WATER: 4.70 PER 1000 GALLONS OF WATER USAGE WITH 
4% DISCOUNT IF PAID BY DUE DATE WITH A MINIMUM OF 
6,000 GALLONS.  SALES TAX RATE ON FOOD & DRUGS 
2.25%.

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
George Sakas                         George Sakas                       
Comm. Dev. Director                  Comm. Dev. Director      
Village of Schiller Park             Village of Schiller Park           
4501 N. 25th Avenue                  4501 N. 25th Avenue                
Schiller Park, IL  601761455         Schiller Park, IL  601761455
Phone (847) 671-8555                 Phone (847) 671-8555
  Fax (847) 671-9783                   Fax (847) 671-9783

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 60176           Rep Dist           77                           
                            Senate Dist        39                           
                            Congressional Dist 5     6          


Remarks
Village Website: www.villageofschillerpark.com
E-mail: gsakas@villageofschillerpark.com

Last updated 08/28/2012
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