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SUMMIT, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County COOK           
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 10,300 9,971 10,637 11,054 11,054 Avg. Winter Temp 0.00 F **.** C County 5,253,655 5,105,067 5,376,741 5,194,675 5,194,675 Avg. Summer Temp 0.00 F 0.00 C Labor 0 0 2,694,904 2,604,300 2,575,226 Avg. Annual Rainfall 0.00 In 0.00 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 0.00 In 0.00 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / COUNCIL / VILLAGE     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan No             - Rev.    0       County Zoning NO 
Subdivision Ordinance NO                                   Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class 5     in city   0    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            1         35          0
    Police Department           35         15          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   1
Special Waste Disposal NO                TV Channels  60
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   3  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   2  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks   3  Assets $     95,000,000
     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
 
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Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   1 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community I-55, I-294                                       
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     1 MI    1 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals  15
               Local Carriers  25
          Interstate Carriers   4
          Intrastate Carriers   8

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport CHICAGO MIDWAY AIRPORT
                     Local NO     2 MI  3 KM
       Commercial Airlines    7   Flights per day  425

    Nearest Public Airport CHICAGO MIDWAY AIRPORT
                     Local NO    2 MI    3 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  6,591 FT   1,977 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-MICH. CANAL     
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge YES
               Channel Depth    20 FT      6 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             0         0       0         0
Chicago             0         0       0         0
Cleveland           0         0       0         0
Dallas              0         0       0         0
Denver              0         0       0         0
Detroit             0         0       0         0
Kansas City         0         0       0         0
Los Angeles         0         0       0         0
Memphis             0         0       0         0
Minneapolis         0         0       0         0
New Orleans         0         0       0         0
New York            0         0       0         0
St. Louis           0         0       0         0
Seattle             0         0       0         0

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
ILL. CENTRAL GULF                      
INDIANA HARBOR BELT                    
CSX                                    
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO     2 MI    3 KM
Container Service NO     2 MI    3 KM

Remarks
AMTRAK STATION.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source LAKE           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        1,250,000           4,750,000
            Treatment Capacity        3,000,000          11,400,000
          Average Daily Demand        1,200,000           4,560,000
             Peak Daily Demand        1,600,000           6,080,000
               Excess Capacity        1,400,000           5,320,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant NOT SPECIFIED
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity                0                   0
                  Present Load                0                   0
               Excess Capacity                0                   0

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier NICOR                    
       Electric Supplier COM ED                   
Local Telephone Supplier SBC                                               
       Digital Switching NO 
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T SPRINT   

Remarks
WATER SOURCE: CHICAGO/LAKE MICHIGAN.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   5 MI    8 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community     8
            Dentists in Community     3
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

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Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                5       101       1,300
Junior High               1         0           0
High School               1       110       1,450
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  0.0

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Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
CPC INTERNATIONAL          FOODS                     670                      0
                         
MACK TRUCK                 SALES & SERVICE           148                      0
                         
OWEN-CORNING ILL           GLASS                      15                      0
                         
FRITO-LAY INC.             SNACK FOODS               155                      0
                         
SUMMIT COLD STORAGE        ROOFING OF ALL TYPES       27                      0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for COOK COUNTY                             
Annual Average for Year 2011
      Total Labor Force 2,575,226
             Unemployed 267,475
             Percentage  10.40%
         Total Employed 2,307,751
          Manufacturing  20.80%
      Non-Manufacturing  78.90%
            Agriculture   0.30%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2011
Labor Relations Board Elections 
         Number in Last 5 Years   3
            Number won by union   0
          Number won by company   3
      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 4 NE       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 21.99  $ 42.79   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 17.96  $ 28.46
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.03  $ 18.55   Office Clerk             $ 10.24  $ 17.31
Assembler-Production     $  8.90  $ 15.90   Secretary                $ 11.27  $ 19.38
Computer Operator        $ 13.97  $ 24.67   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 11.29  $ 20.05
Computer Programmer      $ 22.52  $ 45.04   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.24  $ 17.14
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.35  $ 17.67   Systems Analyst          $ 23.06  $ 40.68
Drill or Punch Press     $  9.70  $ 17.57   Technician               $ 16.39  $ 30.95
Engineer                 $ 23.90  $ 40.56   Tool & Die Maker         $ 17.11  $ 29.54
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  9.16  $ 14.39   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.83  $ 17.13
Laborer                  $  8.76  $ 24.21   Welder                   $ 13.32  $ 21.41
Machinist                $ 13.04  $ 23.10   Word Processor           $ 12.52  $ 20.46

Remarks
WAGE RATES 2011 FROM IL DEPT OF EMPLOYMENT 
SECURITY WEBSITE.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      25        Protestant Churches   6
                 Number of Rooms     145          Catholic Churches   2
                     Restaurants      30          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     600              Country Clubs  10
             Public Golf Courses       6               Health Clubs   1
            Public Tennis Courts       1      Public Swimming Pools   0
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River                                                   

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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  8.25%
    City  1.9030%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.0580%          2010       2009              Electricity  0.00%
  School  8.7540%        10.4450%   11.2990%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  2.3330%                                         Telephone  0.00%
   Total 13.0480%                                             Water  0.00%

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Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Chet Strzelczyk                      Joseph W. Strzelczyk               
Administrator                        Village President        
Village of Summit                    Village of Summit                  
7321 West 59th Street                7321 W. 59th Street                
Summit, IL  605011419                Summit, IL  605011419
Phone (708) 563-4800                 Phone (708) 563-4800
  Fax (708) 563-9340                   Fax (708) 563-2914

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 60501           Rep Dist           21                           
                            Senate Dist        11                           
                            Congressional Dist 3                


Remarks
Website: www.thevillageofsummit.com
E-mail: chet@summit-IL.org

Last updated 12/11/2012
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