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City of Windsor, Illinois

 

Community Profile

General Information

     Primary County SHELBY         
Additional Counties    
POPULATION   1980       1990       2000       2010    Current CLIMATE
City        1,228      1,143      1,125      1,187      1,187 Avg. Winter Temp     20.00 F  -6.67 C
County     23,923     22,422     22,893     22,363     22,363 Avg. Summer Temp     90.00 F  32.22 C
Labor           0          0     11,426     11,266     11,058 Avg. Annual Rainfall 38.73 In 98.37 Cm
Market                                                        Avg. Annual Snowfall 21.80 In 55.37 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / COMMISSION / CITY     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan No             - Rev.    0       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance NO                                   Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System NO                                Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class 7     in city  9     outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            0          0          0
    Police Department            2          8          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   0
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  80
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   0 Daily    0 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest  12 MI   19 KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  12 MI   19 KM
 
                 Banks   1  Assets $              0
     Savings and Loans   1  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist NO 
 
Remarks
VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT.  FIRE INSURANCE CLASS -
 8 WITHIN 3 MILES, OVER 8 MILES 9.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   0 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community                                                   
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    15 MI   24 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 DECATUR AIRPORT
                     Local NO    42 MI 67 KM
       Commercial Airlines    2   Flights per day    8

    Nearest Public Airport SHELBY COUNTY AIRPORT
                     Local NO   14 MI   22 KM
           Type of Surface NOT SPECIFIED
            Longest Runway  4,200 FT   1,281 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                          
                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           650     1,040       2         1
Chicago           215       344       1         1
Cleveland         425       680       1         1
Dallas            750     1,200       2         1
Denver          1,000     1,600       3         1
Detroit           420       672       1         1
Kansas City       360       576       1         1
Los Angeles     2,000     3,200       4         3
Memphis           350       560       1         1
Minneapolis       540       864       2         1
New Orleans       850     1,360       2         2
New York          895     1,432       2         2
St. Louis         110       176       1         1
Seattle         2,250     3,600       5         3

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
None                                   
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service YES   35 MI   56 KM
Container Service YES    0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity           65,000             247,000
            Treatment Capacity           90,000             342,000
          Average Daily Demand           90,000             342,000
             Peak Daily Demand          100,000             380,000
               Excess Capacity                0                   0

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant NOT SPECIFIED
                       Process Lagoon System       
            Treatment Capacity        1,000,000           3,800,000
                  Present Load           28,000             106,400
               Excess Capacity          970,000           3,686,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
       Electric Supplier AMEREN ILLINOIS          
Local Telephone Supplier IL Consolidated Comm & Mediacom                   
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers Consolidated    

Remarks

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  12 MI   19 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community     0
            Dentists in Community     0
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO    14 MI   22 KM

Remarks
We do have our own ambulance service & we have an 
area we service.  14 miles  to Shelby Memorial 
Hospital, 18 miles to Sarah Bush Lincoln, Mattoon 
& 23 miles to St. Anthony Hospital, Effingham.
These are the 3 hospitals that most of our 
ambulance district uses.  BLS Ambulance and an ALS
 Ambulance.

Education Facilities (in community)

Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                1        25         222
Junior High               1        19          48
High School               1        19         125
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 20.3

Remarks
Lakeland Junior College (16 miles)
Eastern Illinois University (28 miles)
University of Illinois (48 miles)
Millikin University (42 miles)
Richland Jr. College (45 miles)
Sangamon State University (75 miles)
Lincoln Land Community College (75 miles).  ACT 
Score 19.88.


Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
Quality Pallets            Make Pallets               20  None             1981
                         
TGM                        Elevator                    6  None                0
                         
Pro-Ag                     Soil Samples               22  None                0
                         
Windsor Food Center        Grocery Store              30  None                0
                         
Bennett Trucking           Haul Grain/Over Road        7                      0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for Shelby County                           
Annual Average for Year 2011
      Total Labor Force     1,058
             Unemployed   1,047
             Percentage   9.50%
         Total Employed    10,011
          Manufacturing  25.40%
      Non-Manufacturing  56.40%
            Agriculture   0.00%

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 1 C        

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 19.49  $ 33.80   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 14.30  $ 26.66
Assembler-Electronic     $  9.34  $ 13.73   Office Clerk             $  9.26  $ 15.31
Assembler-Production     $ 12.61  $ 21.79   Secretary                $ 10.10  $ 15.86
Computer Operator        $ 11.89  $ 21.24   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 11.99  $ 19.72
Computer Programmer      $ 18.60  $ 36.94   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.39  $ 16.08
Data Entry Operator      $  9.91  $ 18.70   Systems Analyst          $ 31.11  $ 41.56
Drill or Punch Press     $ 11.71  $ 17.19   Technician               $ 18.91  $ 33.16
Engineer                 $ 25.34  $ 41.15   Tool & Die Maker         $ 17.65  $ 24.24
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  8.87  $ 14.00   Warehouse Worker         $ 11.87  $ 18.73
Laborer                  $  9.94  $ 19.51   Welder                   $ 12.38  $ 18.15
Machinist                $ 12.90  $ 21.73   Word Processor           $  9.72  $ 16.92

Remarks
WAGE RATES 2ND QUARTER 2010 FROM IL DEPT OF 
EMPLOYMENT SECURITY WEBSITE.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

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

Remarks
We are 12 miles from Sullivan, 12 miles from 
Shelbyville and 12 miles from Mattoon, They all 
have motels, restaurants, golf courses, tennis 
courts, country clubs, catholic churches and 
public swimming pools.

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  0.4269%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  1.2626%          2010       2009              Electricity  0.00%
  School  3.8299%         7.8085%    7.8920%            Natural Gas  0.00%
Other(s)  2.1530%                                         Telephone  6.00%
   Total  7.6871%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
                                     Linda Voris                        
                                     City Clerk               
                                     CIty of Windsor                    
                                     1016 Maine                         
,                                    Windsor, IL  619571430
Phone (   )    -                     Phone (217) 459-2291
  Fax (   )    -                       Fax (217) 459-2259

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61957           Rep Dist           102                          
                            Senate Dist        51