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WOODRIDGE, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County DUPAGE         
Additional Counties WILL            COOK            

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 22,561 26,256 30,934 32,971 32,971 Avg. Winter Temp 23.00 F -5.00 C County 658,835 781,666 904,161 916,924 916,924 Avg. Summer Temp 72.00 F 22.22 C Labor 0 0 530,868 524,521 517,675 Avg. Annual Rainfall 33.00 In 83.82 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 39.00 In 99.06 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / BOARD / VILLAGE       Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 2007       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule YES
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class  1    in city   1    outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department          188         50          0
    Police Department           74          1          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   1
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  22
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    2 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   1  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest   3 MI    5 KM
 
                 Banks   5  Assets $    763,000,000
     Savings and Loans   1  Assets $  7,900,000,000
 
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   4 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community I-294, I-55, I-88, I-355                          
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     0 MI    0 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   0
               Local Carriers   0
          Interstate Carriers  55
          Intrastate Carriers   0

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    20 MI 32 KM
       Commercial Airlines   50   Flights per day 2500

    Nearest Public Airport DUPAGE AIRPORT
                     Local NO   20 MI   32 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  3,500 FT   1,050 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    35 MI   56 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           730     1,168       1         5
Chicago            20        32       1         1
Cleveland         370       592       1         2
Dallas            950     1,520       3         5
Denver          1,040     1,664       2         4
Detroit           300       480       1         2
Kansas City       560       896       1         2
Los Angeles     2,070     3,312       2         7
Memphis           560       896       2         3
Minneapolis       430       688       1         2
New Orleans       970     1,552       1         5
New York          830     1,328       2         7
St. Louis         310       496       1         2
Seattle         2,080     3,328       3         7

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
BURLINGTON NORTHERN                    
SANTA FE                               
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    14 MI   22 KM
Container Service NO    12 MI   20 KM

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source LAKE           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        6,150,000          23,370,000
            Treatment Capacity        6,200,000          23,560,000
          Average Daily Demand        3,200,000          12,160,000
             Peak Daily Demand        6,000,000          22,800,000
               Excess Capacity        3,000,000          11,400,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant TERTIARY       
                       Process ACTIVATED SLUDGE    
            Treatment Capacity       12,000,000          45,600,000
                  Present Load        7,740,000          29,412,000
               Excess Capacity        4,260,000          16,188,000

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

Remarks
Multiple Long Distance Carriers
Fiber Optics in some areas

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   3 MI    5 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community    30
            Dentists in Community    29
Emergency Medical Treatment Local YES    0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                7       355       2,807
Junior High               1        60         720
High School               0         0           0
Trade & Technical         1         0           0
Community College         0         0           0
Four-Yr College           1        35         550
University                0         0           0

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score 23.2

Remarks
TRADE & TECHNICAL IS PART OF AREA-WIDE HIGH SCHOOL
 PROGRAM FOR HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 99.  1 
4-YR/ASSOC TECHNICAL COLLEGE WITH 35 TEACHERS & 
550 ENROLLED.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
COMCAST                                              500                      0
                         
MOREY CORPORATION          EDUCATION                 550                      0
                         
ALLSTATE                   CLAIMS & ENCOMPASS        551  NONE                0
                         
ALL STATE                  CALL CENTER               500  NONE                0
                         
WOODRIDGE SCHOOL           EDUCATION                 470                      0
DISTRICT #68             
WILTON INDUSTRIES                                    458                      0
                         
FOLLETT EDUCATIONAL                                  240                      0
SERVICES                 
H.C. SCHAU AND SONS                                  238                      0
                         
EDWARD HEALTH AND                                    216                      0
FITNESS                  
SAM'S CLUB                                           195                      0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for DUPAGE COUNTY                           
Annual Average for Year 2011
      Total Labor Force   517,675
             Unemployed  41,293
             Percentage   8.00%
         Total Employed   476,382
          Manufacturing  17.70%
      Non-Manufacturing   0.00%
            Agriculture   0.00%

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   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
EMPLOYER: ALL STATE, CALL CENTER, 433, NONE.  
MINING/CONSTRUCTION 6.7%, OTHER 75.6%.  WAGE RATES
 2011 FROM IDES WEBSITE AT 
http://lmi.ides.state.il.us/wagedata/wage.htm.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels      24        Protestant Churches   8
                 Number of Rooms   1,500          Catholic Churches   2
                     Restaurants     999          Jewish Synagogues   2
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room   1,200              Country Clubs  18
             Public Golf Courses      36               Health Clubs   2
            Public Tennis Courts       6      Public Swimming Pools   2
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River EAST BRANCH OF DUPAGE RIVER                       

Remarks
LARGE HOTELS ARE LOCATED ALONG MAJOR HIGHWAYS.  
SEVERAL ARE NEAR RECREATIONAL FACILITIES.

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  9.00%
    City  0.2769%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.3356%          2010       2009              Electricity  0.00%
  School  7.5990%         7.6755%    6.9250%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  0.0528%                                         Telephone  6.00%
   Total  8.2643%                                             Water  5.00%

Remarks
ELECTRICITY TAX RATE VARIES ON KWH USAGE.

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Michael Mays                         Jason Zawila                       
Comm Dev Director                    Planner                  
Village of Woodridge                 Village of Woodridge               
5 Plaza Drive                        5 Plaza Drive                      
Woodridge, IL  605175014             Woodridge, IL  605175014
Phone (630) 719-4766                 Phone (630) 719-2906
  Fax (630) 719-4906                   Fax (630) 719-4906

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 60517           Rep Dist           47    48    82               
                            Senate Dist        24    41                     
                            Congressional Dist             13   


Remarks
Village Website: www.vil.woodridge.il.us
Mays E-mail: mmays@vil.woodridge.il.us

Last updated 10/17/2012
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