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STOCKTON, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County JO DAVIESS     
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 1,900 1,871 1,926 1,862 1,862 Avg. Winter Temp 15.00 F -9.44 C County 23,520 21,821 22,289 22,678 22,678 Avg. Summer Temp 72.00 F 22.22 C Labor 0 0 13,201 13,230 12,573 Avg. Annual Rainfall 40.00 In **.** Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 24.00 In 60.96 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / BOARD / VILLA     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 2005       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class  5    in city   9    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0         30
    Police Department            4          6          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels  52
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    3 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   1  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  20 MI   32 KM
 
                 Banks   2  Assets $    168,000,000
     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 YES
 
Remarks

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   1 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community NONE WITHIN 10 MILES                              
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    50 MI   80 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   0
               Local Carriers   3
          Interstate Carriers   3
          Intrastate Carriers   3

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport NORTHWEST CHICAGOLAND RGL AIRPORT AT ROCKFORD
                     Local NO    50 MI 80 KM
       Commercial Airlines    3   Flights per day    0

    Nearest Public Airport FREEPORT
                     Local NO   28 MI   45 KM
           Type of Surface GRASS          
            Longest Runway  5,500 FT   1,678 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available YES    Charter Service Available NO 
     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             0         0       0         0
Chicago           135       216       1         1
Cleveland           0         0       0         0
Dallas              0         0       0         0
Denver              0         0       0         0
Detroit           400       640       1         1
Kansas City       350       560       1         1
Los Angeles         0         0       0         0
Memphis             0         0       0         0
Minneapolis       250       400       1         1
New Orleans         0         0       0         0
New York            0         0       0         0
St. Louis         300       480       1         1
Seattle             0         0       0         0

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
NONE                                   
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    10 MI   16 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks
FLIGHTS PER DAY VARIES.  FREEPORT AIRPORT TYPE OF 
SURFACE: GRASS & HARD SURFACE.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          400,000           1,520,000
            Treatment Capacity        1,857,000           7,056,600
          Average Daily Demand          400,000           1,520,000
             Peak Daily Demand          580,000           2,204,000
               Excess Capacity        1,677,000           6,372,600

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant TERTIARY       
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity        1,275,000           4,845,000
                  Present Load          550,000           2,090,000
               Excess Capacity          725,000           2,755,000

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

Remarks
VERIZON WIRELESS, US CELLULAR

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  20 MI   32 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community     1
            Dentists in Community     1
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    20 MI   32 KM

Remarks
1 NURSE PRACTIONER.

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                1        17         269
Junior High               1        12         173
High School               1        16         169
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 20.7

Remarks
JUNIOR HIGH IS ACTUALLY MIDDLE SCHOOL (5-8).  
JUNIOR COLLEGE WITHIN 20 MILES.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
STOCKTON CHEESE            CHEESE                     88                      0
                         
DURA                       AUTO PARTS                250  INDEPENDENT      1951
                         
STOCKTON TRAVEL            GAS/CONVENIENCE/FOOD       37                      0
CENTER/MCDONALDS         
STOCKTON SCHOOL            EDUCATION & NON-CERT      101  ITA/NTA             0
DISTRICT                 
SULLIVANS                  GROCERY STORE              53  NONE                0
                         
BARKAU AUTOMOTIVE          CAR DEALERSHIP             23  NONE                0
                         
VILLAGE OF STOCKTON        LOCAL GOV'T                22                      0
                         
STOCKTON HEALTHCARE        HEALTHCARE                 46                      0
                         
CASEY'S                    GAS/CONVENIENCE            20                      0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for JO DAVIESS COUNTY                       
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force    12,573
             Unemployed     930
             Percentage   7.40%
         Total Employed    11,643
          Manufacturing  28.40%
      Non-Manufacturing  70.00%
            Agriculture   1.60%

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 6 NW       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 17.05  $ 31.49   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 16.17  $ 26.52
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.03  $ 16.56   Office Clerk             $  9.19  $ 14.38
Assembler-Production     $  8.99  $ 14.36   Secretary                $  9.90  $ 15.94
Computer Operator        $ 13.36  $ 21.73   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 13.05  $ 19.76
Computer Programmer      $ 22.40  $ 37.58   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 11.63  $ 18.06
Data Entry Operator      $  9.98  $ 13.68   Systems Analyst          $ 21.92  $ 40.55
Drill or Punch Press     $  9.42  $ 15.52   Technician               $ 17.70  $ 26.87
Engineer                 $ 25.97  $ 49.29   Tool & Die Maker         $ 15.41  $ 27.36
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.83  $ 13.64   Warehouse Worker         $ 11.68  $ 18.14
Laborer                  $ 12.02  $ 22.34   Welder                   $ 13.51  $ 21.31
Machinist                $ 12.11  $ 22.25   Word Processor           $  9.70  $ 16.53

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       2        Protestant Churches   4
                 Number of Rooms      48          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants       8          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     100              Country Clubs   2
             Public Golf Courses       3               Health Clubs   1
            Public Tennis Courts       0      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River NO 
              Name of Lake/River                                                   

Remarks

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  6.75%
    City  0.9203%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.7475%          2011       2009              Electricity  0.00%
  School  4.8795%         8.2372%    7.4612%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  2.2372%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total  8.7847%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
                                     Susanne Young, Clerk               
Village of Stockton                  Village of Stockton      
155 W. Front Avenue                  155 W. Front Avenue                
P.O. Box 186                         P.O. Box 186                       
Stockton, IL  610850186              Stockton, IL  610850186
Phone (815) 947-2515                 Phone (815) 947-2515
  Fax (815) 947-3413                   Fax (815) 947-3413

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61085           Rep Dist           89                           
                            Senate Dist        45                           
                            Congressional Dist 16               


Remarks
Village E-mail: syoung@villageofstockton.com
Village Website: www.villageofstockton.com

Last updated 10/29/2013
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