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STREATOR, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County LASALLE        
Additional Counties LIVINGSTON       

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 14,791 14,121 14,190 13,710 13,710 Avg. Winter Temp 25.00 F -3.89 C County 112,033 106,913 111,509 113,924 113,924 Avg. Summer Temp 75.00 F 23.88 C Labor 157,232 148,331 151,187 80,594 80,422 Avg. Annual Rainfall 34.68 In 88.08 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 22.00 In 55.88 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MANAGER / COUNCIL / CITY      Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 2007       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  6    in city   9    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department           15          0          0
    Police Department           24          0          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   2
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  57
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   1 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   5  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   2  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks   3  Assets $  1,200,000,000
     Savings and Loans   2  Assets $    300,000,000
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone YES
                    Enterprise Zone YES                      Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks
Streator also has a City Manager.  Community 
Revolving Loan Fund.  Community owned Industrial 
Park.  Streator is located in LaSalle and 
Livingston Counties.


Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   0 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community I-80, I-55, I-39                                  
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    10 MI   16 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   4
               Local Carriers  15
          Interstate Carriers  12
          Intrastate Carriers  15

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport CENTRAL IL REGL ARPT AT BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    54 MI 86 KM
       Commercial Airlines    5   Flights per day   62

    Nearest Public Airport STREATOR AIRPORT
                     Local NO    1 MI    2 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  2,500 FT     750 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available NO     Charter Service Available YES
     Pvt Storage Available YES    Pvt Maintenance Available YES

Water
City Adjoins Navigable Water NO 
            Name of Waterway Illinois River           
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge NO 
               Channel Depth     0 FT      0 M
            Length Of Season 12 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           658     1,053       2         2
Chicago            94       150       1         1
Cleveland         406       650       2         1
Dallas            835     1,336       2         2
Denver            945     1,512       3         2
Detroit           337       539       1         1
Kansas City       411       658       1         1
Los Angeles     1,968     3,149       4         3
Memphis           496       794       2         1
Minneapolis       426       682       1         1
New Orleans       863     1,381       2         2
New York          872     1,395       2         2
St. Louis         208       333       1         1
Seattle         2,010     3,216       4         3

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
BURLINGTON NTHRN/SANTA FE  AS SCHEDULED
NORFOLK SOUTHERN           AS SCHEDULED
ILLINOIS RAILWAY NET       DAILY       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    90 MI  144 KM
Container Service NO    90 MI  144 KM

Remarks
RAIL LAND BRIDGE JOINS THE BNSF TO NORFOLK 
SOUTHERN.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier IL AMERICAN WATER COMPANY
        Water Source RIVER          

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        2,000,000           7,600,000
            Treatment Capacity        6,000,000          22,800,000
          Average Daily Demand        2,200,000           8,360,000
             Peak Daily Demand        3,400,000          12,920,000
               Excess Capacity        3,800,000          14,440,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant SECONDARY      
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity        3,300,000          12,540,000
                  Present Load        2,700,000          10,260,000
               Excess Capacity          500,000           1,900,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier NICOR                    
       Electric Supplier COM ED                   
Local Telephone Supplier FRONTIER                                          
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers VERIZON AT & T Sprint  

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  1    Total Number of Beds    127
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   0 MI    0 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community    35
            Dentists in Community     8
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

Remarks
Poison Control Clinic, part of Peoria Poison 
Control Center Area; 24 hour emergency room.  
Cancer treatment center.  Helicopter, Homehealth, 
MRI Services, Vascular Lab, and CT Services.



Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                6       148       2,092
Junior High               2        50         734
High School               2        80         993
Trade & Technical         0         0           0
Community College         1       200       4,027
Four-Yr College           0         0           0
University                0         0           0

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 19.9

Remarks

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
VACTOR MANUFACTURING       SEWER/CATCH BASIN CL      580  NONE             1935
                         
STREATOR RESULTS           CALL CENTER               450  NONE             2010
                         
ST. MARY'S HOSPITAL        HEALTHCARE                420  NONE             1887
                         
USFOODS                    FOOD DISTRIBUTOR          240  TEAMSTERS        1929
                         
HERITAGE HEALTH            NURSING/ASSISTED LIV      240  NONE             1975
SERVICES/EVERGREEN PLACE 
OWENS ILLINOIS             GLASS BOTTLES             195  GBBA             1916
                         
TELEPERFORMANCE            TELEMARKETING             160  NONE             1998
USA                      
LUCKEY TRUCKING            TRANSPORTATION            130  NONE             1970
                         
STREATOR DEPENDABLE        INDUSTRIAL EQUIP.          60  NONE             1950
                         
STERTILALM                 AUTO/IND LIFTS             60  NONE             1984
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for Ottawa-Streator SMSA                    
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force    77,445
             Unemployed   7,714
             Percentage  10.00%
         Total Employed    69,731
          Manufacturing  20.00%
      Non-Manufacturing  68.00%
            Agriculture  12.00%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2011
Labor Relations Board Elections 
         Number in Last 5 Years   2
            Number won by union   1
          Number won by company   1
      Work stoppage occurences
            within last 5 years   1
   Number of employees involved     150

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.  ADD'L EMP: FLINK CO., SNOW 
PLOWS/SPREADERS, 57, STEELWORKERS, 1920; LUCKY 
TRUCKING, LOGISTICS/DISTRIBUTION, 175, 1970.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels       3        Protestant Churches  20
                 Number of Rooms     157          Catholic Churches   3
                     Restaurants      35          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     400              Country Clubs   1
             Public Golf Courses       2               Health Clubs   3
            Public Tennis Courts       2      Public Swimming Pools   0
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River VERMILLION RIVER, ILLINOIS RIVER, LAKE LASALLE    

Remarks
SUMMER COMMUNITY THEATRE.

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  7.50%
    City  3.2924%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.9535%          2011       2010              Electricity  3.10%
  School  6.6382%        11.5198%   11.4685%            Natural Gas  3.10%
Other(s)  0.7242%                                         Telephone  3.10%
   Total 11.6084%                                             Water  3.10%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Stephen Jonland                      Stephen Jonland                    
Economic Dev Director                Economic Dev Director    
Streator Area Ch of Comm             Streator Area Ch of Comm           
320 E Main, PO Box 360               320 E Main, PO Box 360             
Streator, IL  613640360              Streator, IL  613640360
Phone (815) 672-2921                 Phone (815) 672-2921
  Fax (815) 672-1768                   Fax (815) 672-1768

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61364           Rep Dist            87    76                    
                            Senate Dist        44    38                     
                            Congressional Dist 15    11         


Remarks
Streator Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry 
1-800-682-3268
EMAIL: sacci@mchsi.com, Website: 
www.streatorchamber.com.

Last updated 10/31/2013
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