At A Glance

County/State McDonough County / State of Illinois
Unemployment Rate 5.2%  (December 2020)
Population 32,612 (2010 Census)
Local Property Tax 10.88957%  (2019)
Enterprise Zone Yes; Macomb/Bushnell
Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Yes; 2 Districts: Downtown Square and West Side
Revolving Loan Fund Yes; City of Macomb and MAEDCO
Highway Access >40 miles to I-74
Approximate Major Market Proximity St. Louis 150 miles
Freight Terminals 1
Air Service (commercial) 68 miles to Peoria
Fire Rating (city/outside city) 4/7
Excess Water Capacity 1.4 million (gallons per day)
Excess Waste Water Treatment Capacity 0.8 million (gallons per day)
Fiber Optics Yes
Digital Switching Yes
“Right-to-work” No
Last Updated February 2021