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ST. PETER, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County FAYETTE        
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 372 353 386 359 359 Avg. Winter Temp 33.00 F 0.56 C County 22,167 20,893 21,802 22,140 22,140 Avg. Summer Temp 79.00 F 26.11 C Labor 0 0 10,930 10,562 10,420 Avg. Annual Rainfall 39.00 In 99.06 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 16.00 In 40.64 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / TRUSTEES / VI     Municipal Zoning NO 
   Comprehensive Plan No             - Rev.    0       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance NO                                   Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library NO 
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad NO 
 
 Fire Insurance Class  8    in city   9    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         30
    Police Department            1          0          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels  12
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest  14 MI   22 KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  20 MI   32 KM
 
                 Banks   1  Assets $     17,000,000
     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
Farina News-Weekly

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   0 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community I-57, I-70                                        
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance     5 MI    8 KM

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

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport LAMBERT INT., ST LOUIS MO.
                     Local NO    80 MI128 KM
       Commercial Airlines   16   Flights per day 1300

    Nearest Public Airport SALEM-LECKRONE AIRPORT
                     Local NO   15 MI   24 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  4,100 FT   1,230 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    80 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           500       800       2         1
Chicago           225       360       1         1
Cleveland         440       704       2         1
Dallas            730     1,168       2         2
Denver            950     1,520       2         2
Detroit           400       640       2         1
Kansas City       350       560       1         1
Los Angeles     1,950     3,120       4         3
Memphis           300       480       1         1
Minneapolis       597       955       2         1
New Orleans       675     1,080       2         2
New York          850     1,360       3         2
St. Louis          80       128       1         1
Seattle         2,175     3,480       5         4

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
MISSOURI PACIFIC                       
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    20 MI   32 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source OTHER          

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity           75,000             285,000
            Treatment Capacity          148,800             565,440
          Average Daily Demand           50,000             190,000
             Peak Daily Demand           60,000             228,000
               Excess Capacity          120,800             459,040

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant PRIMARY        
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          112,000             425,600
                  Present Load           25,000              95,000
               Excess Capacity           87,000             330,600

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier ATMOS ENERGY-UNTD CITIES 
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier FRONTIER                                          
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics NO 
 Long Distances Carriers     

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  15 MI   24 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community     0
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    15 MI   24 KM

Remarks
There are 4 communities within 20 miles which 
offer complete medical service.

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                2        19         260
Junior High               1        15         214
High School               1        21         255
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
COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES ARE AS CLOSE AS 50 
MILES.  JUNIOR COLLEGE - LAKELAND DISTRICT.  
LUTHERAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL WITHIN VILLAGE K-8.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
LOTZ TRUCKING SERVICE      FERTIL. AND ECT.DEAL        7  NONE                0
CO                       
ST. PETER LUMBER CO.       TOTAL HOME BUILDING         4  NONE                0
                         
LYNN'S SALES AND           PLUMBING, HEATING, E        4  NONE                0
SERVICE                  
DURBIN VETERINARY          VETERINARY CLINIC           4  NONE                0
CLINIC                   
FIRST STATE BANK           FULL SERVICE BANK           6  NONE                0
                         
ST. PETER INSURANCE        FULL INSURANCE SERVI        5  NONE                0
AGENCY                   
A.D.M. GRAIN CO.           GRAIN BUYING & STORA        5  NONE                0
                         
MJ MARKET                  GROCERY STORE               5  NONE                0
                         
SOUTH CENTRAL FARM                                     6  NONE                0
SERVICE                  
ST. PETER AUTO BODY        AUTO REPAIR                 4  NONE                0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for FAYATTE COUNTY                          
Annual Average for Year 2011
      Total Labor Force    10,420
             Unemployed   1,104
             Percentage  10.60%
         Total Employed     9,316
          Manufacturing  27.80%
      Non-Manufacturing  68.50%
            Agriculture   3.70%

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 7 SE       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 18.45  $ 31.89   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 11.09  $ 20.03
Assembler-Electronic     $  8.94  $ 14.08   Office Clerk             $  8.64  $ 12.16
Assembler-Production     $  9.29  $ 17.25   Secretary                $ 10.14  $ 14.73
Computer Operator        $ 13.15  $ 18.12   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 13.01  $ 16.61
Computer Programmer      $ 17.17  $ 32.97   Ship-Recving Clerk       $  9.90  $ 15.70
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.44  $ 16.67   Systems Analyst          $ 18.91  $ 36.85
Drill or Punch Press     $  9.69  $ 15.29   Technician               $ 13.67  $ 26.34
Engineer                 $ 24.58  $ 36.09   Tool & Die Maker         $ 13.15  $ 25.00
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.95  $ 15.09   Warehouse Worker         $ 11.80  $ 17.66
Laborer                  $ 10.91  $ 19.71   Welder                   $ 11.27  $ 17.26
Machinist                $ 11.73  $ 17.69   Word Processor           $ 10.14  $ 14.73

Remarks
Employer: Country Companies Insurance, Insurance, 
2 employees.  Wage Rates 2011 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   6
                 Number of Rooms       0          Catholic Churches   2
                     Restaurants       2          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     100              Country Clubs   1
             Public Golf Courses       1               Health Clubs   0
            Public Tennis Courts       1      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River STEPHEN A. FORBES LAKE (STATE PARK) KINMUNDY      

Remarks
SEVERAL  MOTELS WITHIN 15-18 MILES.  VERY WELL 
KEPT VILLAGE PARK WITH BALL DIAMOND, TENNIS 
COURTS, AND PAVILIONS.

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  0.8837%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.9792%          2010       2009              Electricity  0.00%
  School  4.0860%         8.6064%    8.6646%            Natural Gas  2.00%
Other(s)  2.8898%                                         Telephone  1.00%
   Total  8.8390%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Derrick Helmbacher                   Derrick Helmbacher                 
Village Administrator                Village Administrator    
Village of St. Peter                 Village of St. Peter               
P.O. Box 28                          P.O. Box 28                        
St. Peter, IL  628800028             St. Peter, IL  628800028
Phone (618) 349-6180                 Phone (618) 349-6180
  Fax (618) 349-0853                   Fax (618) 349-0853

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 62880           Rep Dist           102                          
                            Senate Dist        51                           
                            Congressional Dist 19               


Remarks
Village E-mail: stpeter@frontiernet.net

Last updated 12/17/2012
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