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SPRING VALLEY, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County BUREAU         
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 5,822 5,246 5,398 5,558 5,558 Avg. Winter Temp 24.00 F -4.44 C County 39,114 35,688 35,503 34,978 34,978 Avg. Summer Temp 76.00 F 24.44 C Labor 16,785 17,785 18,848 19,555 18,587 Avg. Annual Rainfall 34.00 In 86.36 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 22.00 In 55.88 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government ALDERMEN / CITY               Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 1970       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad NO 
 
 Fire Insurance Class  5    in city   9    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         25
    Police Department           14         16          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels 250
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    0 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   1  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   2  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks   2  Assets $    220,365,000
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone YES                      Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks
CABLE OFFERS 68 CHANNELS WITH THEIR STANDARD 
SERVICE, DIGITAL STARTER.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   2 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community I-80                                              
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance     5 MI    8 KM

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

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport PEORIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    55 MI 88 KM
       Commercial Airlines    4   Flights per day   19

    Nearest Public Airport ILLINOIS VALLEY RGNL-WALTER A DUNCAN FIELD AIRPORT
                     Local NO   10 MI   16 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  6,000 FT   1,800 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 ILLINOIS RIVER           
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge YES
               Channel Depth     9 FT      3 M
            Length Of Season 12 Months
           Public Dock Local YES    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           700     1,120       5         2
Chicago            95       152       2         1
Cleveland         455       728       4         1
Dallas            850     1,360       5         2
Denver            895     1,432       4         2
Detroit           355       568       4         1
Kansas City       400       640       4         1
Los Angeles     2,000     3,200       7         4
Memphis           500       800       4         1
Minneapolis       360       576       5         1
New Orleans       900     1,440       5         2
New York          955     1,528       6         2
St. Louis         220       352       3         1
Seattle         2,000     3,200       7         4

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
IOWA INTERSTATE            AS REQUIRED 
ILLINOIS RAILWAY                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    50 MI   80 KM
Container Service NO    65 MI  104 KM

Remarks
WATER: NAME OF WATERWAY - ILLINOIS RIVER.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        1,350,000           5,130,000
            Treatment Capacity        1,860,000           7,068,000
          Average Daily Demand          700,000           2,660,000
             Peak Daily Demand        1,200,000           4,560,000
               Excess Capacity        2,600,000           9,880,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant SECONDARY      
                       Process AERATED LAGOONS     
            Treatment Capacity        1,100,000           4,180,000
                  Present Load          800,000           3,040,000
               Excess Capacity          300,000           1,140,000

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

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  1    Total Number of Beds     69
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   0 MI    0 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community    18
            Dentists in Community     2
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

Remarks
Name of Hospital:  St. Margaret's

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                2        62         786
Junior High               0         0           0
High School               1        55         390
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 19.8

Remarks
IF INTERESTED, STUDENTS MAY ATTEND TRADE & 
TECHNICAL SCHOOL VIA BUS, 10 MILES.  COMMUNITY 
COLLEGE IS 13 MILES.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
RIVERFRONT MACHINE         FILTERS & COMPONENTS       82  UAW              1990
INC.                     
ST. MARGARET'S             HEALTH CARE               640  NONE             1903
HOSPITAL                 
RONKEN INDUSTRIAL,         OIL FILLED CAPACITIT       46  NONE             1981
INC.                     
WAL-MART DISTRIBUTION      DISCOUNT RETAIL           800  NONE             2001
CENTER #6092             

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for BUREAU COUNTY                           
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force    18,587
             Unemployed   1,767
             Percentage   9.50%
         Total Employed    16,820
          Manufacturing  25.90%
      Non-Manufacturing  68.00%
            Agriculture   6.10%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2012
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 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      10        Protestant Churches  36
                 Number of Rooms     639          Catholic Churches  11
                     Restaurants      72          Jewish Synagogues   1
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     600              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       3               Health Clubs   2
            Public Tennis Courts       4      Public Swimming Pools   3
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River ILLINOIS RIVER                                    

Remarks
THE ILLINOIS HOTEL/MOTEL GUIDE ONLY LISTS 
MOTELS/HOTELS THAT ARE MEMBERS.

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  6.75%
    City  1.8273%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.8113%          2010       2009              Electricity  5.00%
  School  6.2150%        9.2805%    8.9395%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  0.0021%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total 9.4187%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Marci Duro, Executive Director/CEO   Mary Kay Pangrcic                  
IL Valley Area Chamber of            IL Valley Area Chamber of
Commerce & Econ Dev                  Commerce & Econ Dev                
1320 Peroria St.                     1320 Peoria St.                    
Peru, IL  61354                      Peru, IL  61354    
Phone (815) 223-0227                 Phone (815) 223-0227
  Fax (815) 223-4827                   Fax (815) 223-4827

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61362           Rep Dist            76                          
                            Senate Dist        37                           
                            Congressional Dist 17               


Remarks
Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce & 
Economic Development Website: www.ivaced.org
E-Mail: ivaced@ivaced.org

Last updated 05/02/2013
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