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SOUTH ROXANA, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County MADISON        
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 2,269 1,961 1,888 2,053 2,053 Avg. Winter Temp 27.00 F -2.78 C County 247,691 249,238 258,941 269,282 269,282 Avg. Summer Temp 78.00 F 25.55 C Labor 0 0 0 178,075 170,789 Avg. Annual Rainfall 21.00 In 53.34 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 18.00 In 45.72 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / TRUSTEES / VILLAG     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev.    0       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library NO 
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class  5    in city  5     outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         20
    Police Department            3         11          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   3
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels   7
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   1 Daily    2 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest   6 MI   10 KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest   5 MI    8 KM
 
                 Banks  28  Assets $  1,162,766,000
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives YES     Stages    4      Foreign Trade Zone YES
                    Enterprise Zone YES                      Tax Increment Financing Dist NO 
 
Remarks
THE NUMBER OF BANKS REFLECTS ALL BANKS IN THE 
REGION AND ASSETS DOLLAR AMOUNT IS ACTUALLY 
DEPOSITS.


Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   1 Federal   5 State
Interstates Serving Community I-55, I-70, I-270, I-255, I-44                    
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    10 MI   16 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   2
               Local Carriers  33
          Interstate Carriers  10
          Intrastate Carriers   0

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport LAMBERT INT., ST LOUIS MO.
                     Local NO    15 MI 24 KM
       Commercial Airlines   14   Flights per day  720

    Nearest Public Airport ST. LOUIS REGIONAL
                     Local NO    5 MI    8 KM
           Type of Surface ASPHALT        
            Longest Runway  8,100 FT   2,471 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 MISSISSIPPI RIVER        
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge NO 
               Channel Depth     0 FT      0 M
            Length Of Season  0 Months
           Public Dock Local NO    15 MI   24 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           558       893       2         1
Chicago           285       456       1         1
Cleveland         546       874       1         2
Dallas            645     1,032       2         1
Denver            856     1,370       2         2
Detroit           543       869       2         2
Kansas City       253       405       1         1
Los Angeles     1,848     2,957       3         4
Memphis           294       470       1         1
Minneapolis       546       874       2         2
New Orleans       695     1,112       2         2
New York          966     1,546       2         2
St. Louis          20        32       0         0
Seattle         2,109     3,374       4         4

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
NORFOLK SOUTHERN           DAILY       
UNION PACIFIC              DAILY       
                                       
                                       
                                       

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

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity           75,000             285,000
            Treatment Capacity          540,000           2,052,000
          Average Daily Demand          116,000             440,800
             Peak Daily Demand          366,000           1,390,800
               Excess Capacity          174,000             661,200

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant SECONDARY      
                       Process ACTIVATED SLUDGE    
            Treatment Capacity        5,100,000          19,380,000
                  Present Load        3,900,000          14,820,000
               Excess Capacity        1,200,000           4,560,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier AT&T                                              
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T    

Remarks
LONG DISTANCE: EXCEL, MCI, SOUTHWESTERN CELLULAR &
 PAGING, SPRINT. POWER ALSO SUPPLIES GAS AND 
ELECTRIC.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   3 MI    5 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community   133
            Dentists in Community    57
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO     3 MI    5 KM

Remarks
Three hospitals with 451 beds within a 7 miles 
radius.  THE NUMBER OF DOCTORS AND DENTISTS IS FOR
 THE RIVER BEND REGION.


Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                2        53         864
Junior High               1        30         417
High School               1        37         610
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 18.1

Remarks
THERE ARE 120 TEACHERS FOR THE ELEMENTARY, JR. AND
 SR. HIGH SCHOOLS IN ROXANA COMMUNITY SCHOOL 
DISTRICT #1, WHICH SERVES THE COMMUNITIES OF 
ROXANA AND SOUTH ROXANA.  6 MAJOR 
UNIVERSITIES/COLLEGES WITHIN A 30 MILE RADIUS; 
SPECIAL EDUCATION ALTERNATIVE.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
PHILLIPS 66 WOOD           REFINERY PETRO PROD       825  12 UNIONS        1918
RIVER REFINING CO.       
TEAM INDUSTRIAL            EQUIPMENT TESTING         110  NONE             1940
SERVICES                 
MIKE'S INC.                ENGINE REPAIR SHOP         55  NONE             1965
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for Madison/Jersey/Macoupin Counties        
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force   170,789
             Unemployed  15,198
             Percentage   8.90%
         Total Employed   155,591
          Manufacturing  11.62%
      Non-Manufacturing  88.38%
            Agriculture   0.00%

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 9 SW       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 19.95  $ 40.37   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 19.88  $ 28.63
Assembler-Electronic     $  9.40  $ 15.56   Office Clerk             $  9.30  $ 15.78
Assembler-Production     $  9.40  $ 15.56   Secretary                $  9.68  $ 15.49
Computer Operator        $ 11.84  $ 17.25   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 11.68  $ 18.22
Computer Programmer      $ 17.91  $ 34.02   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.96  $ 18.56
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.66  $ 16.15   Systems Analyst          $ 24.14  $ 39.65
Drill or Punch Press     $ 12.04  $ 18.44   Technician               $ 16.88  $ 33.35
Engineer                 $ 25.64  $ 39.20   Tool & Die Maker         $ 21.41  $ 29.98
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.73  $ 13.34   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.41  $ 16.09
Laborer                  $ 14.51  $ 26.82   Welder                   $ 14.87  $ 26.17
Machinist                $ 13.66  $ 23.26   Word Processor           $ 12.46  $ 15.07

Remarks
WAGE RATES 2011 from IL Dept. of Employment 
Security website.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      13        Protestant Churches 150
                 Number of Rooms     615          Catholic Churches   9
                     Restaurants     150          Jewish Synagogues   1
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     600              Country Clubs   1
             Public Golf Courses       8               Health Clubs   4
            Public Tennis Courts      24      Public Swimming Pools   5
     Public Access to Lake/River NO 
              Name of Lake/River MISSISSIPPI RIVER                                 

Remarks
AVAILABLE WITHIN THE RIVER BEND REGION


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  6.85%
    City  1.5073%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.6974%          2011       2010              Electricity  5.00%
  School  3.8859%         7.5307%    7.9711%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  1.6348%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total  7.7254%                                             Water  5.00%

Remarks
TOTAL TAX RATE ON TELEPHONE IS 11.5%.

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Monica Bristow                       Monica Bristow                     
President                            President                
River Bend Growth Assoc              River Bend Growth Assoc            
5800 Godfrey, Alden Hall             5800 Godfrey, Alden Hall           
Godfrey, IL  620352426               Godfrey, IL  620352426
Phone (618) 467-2280                 Phone (618) 467-2280
  Fax (618) 466-8289                   Fax (618) 466-8289

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 62087           Rep Dist           111                          
                            Senate Dist        56                           
                            Congressional Dist 12               


Remarks
Monica Bristow E-mail: 
mbristow@growthassociation.com
River Bend Growth Association Website: 
www.growthassociation.com

Last updated 06/10/2013
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